On this page NLBIF presents a selection of national and international biodiversity news, originating from news-feeds from major news sites and scientific publishers. Messages are being filtered using keywords such as biodiversity, nature and species. Duplication of information does occurre occasionally.
Angry reactions as Environment Agency proposes to stop biodiversity comments on planning applications due to cuts17 / 02 / 2014, Independent.co.uk Environment
Politicians and ecologists have reacted angrily after learning that the Environment Agency is proposing to stop commenting on the biodiversity aspects of planning applications because of budget...
Natural disaster: Government's new index reveals huge decline for Britain’s most endangered wildlife24 / 10 / 2013, Independent.co.uk Environment
Britain’s most endangered species have declined by almost 60 per cent since the 1970s, according to a new Government tool launched to track the nation’s wildlife.
Efforts to save some of the world’s most endangered species may be missing their targets by concentrating on the places in the world that do not have the richest density of animals and plants,...