Pea Soup, A Garden Lawn Or The Next Super Food Craze?
Duck weed covering the canal
The recent weeks of sunshine are having an interesting side effect on the nations waterways, which are being invaded by a green carpet of weed.
The Canal & River Trust -…
15th Aug 2017 03:40 PM
Public Urged To Report Harmful Invasive Species In Yorkshire
Flowering Japanese Knotweed
The Yorkshire Invasive Species Forum, a partnership between Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and the Calder & Colne Rivers Trust, has been working to control invasive plant species…
15th Jul 2017 08:03 PM
Lovell radio telescope at Jodrell Bank Observatory. Photo by I. Morison (JBO)
Breakthrough Initiatives, supported by such diverse luminaries as Stephen Hawking and Mark Zuckerberg, has joined with…
31st May 2017 05:51 PM
New £10 Million Fund To Restore Peatland
Peatland - photo by Peter Wakely 1991/Natural England
A £10 million grant scheme to restore England's iconic peatlands has been launched by the Government today.
Peatlands cover 11 per cent of…
14th Apr 2017 08:00 PM
Flood-Hit Farm Groups Given £800,000
Flood plain - photo by John Seb Barber
The focus of this round of the Facilitation Fund is on developing a new approach to natural flood management, to help communities hit by the winter storms of…
2nd Apr 2017 12:18 AM