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Edition 10 of Planning Policy Wales launched

Edition 10 of Planning Policy Wales launched

Welsh Government has published Edition 10 of Planning Policy Wales, following a period of consultation earlier this year. …More Information

Gove rejects lynx reintroduction licence

Gove rejects lynx reintroduction licence

Secretary of State for the Environment, Michael Gove, has rejected proposals to reintroduce lynx into Kielder Forest, Northumberland in a letter written to the Lynx UK Trust. …More Information

Natural England seeking great crested newt experts

Natural England seeking great crested newt experts

Natural England is seeking scientific and specialist advice from a range of experts with an interest in great crested newt (GCN) conservation. …More Information

Defra launches consultation on biodiversity net gain

Defra launches consultation on biodiversity net gain

Secretary of State for the Environment, Michael Gove, has launched a consultation on proposals to implement a mandatory biodiversity net gain approach to development. …More Information

Photography Competition Winners Announced!

Photography Competition Winners Announced!

We're thrilled to announce the winners of 2018's habitats themed photography competition. …More Information

Photography Competition Winners Announced!

We're thrilled to announce the winners of 2018's habitats themed photography competition. …More Information

Review of Government's bovine TB strategy published

Review of Government's bovine TB strategy published

A review of the government’s 25 Year Bovine TB (bTB) Strategy, commissioned by Secretary of State for the Environment Michael Gove and led by Sir Charles Godfray, has been published today. …More Information

Committee Chair condemns movement of Natural England staff to EU exit

Committee Chair condemns movement of Natural England staff to EU exit

The Environmental Audit Committee has published a letter from Secretary of State for the Environment, Michael Gove, stating 400 staff have been moved from Natural England, the Environment Agency, Rural Payments Agency, and other Defra agencies to work on Brexit. …More Information

SocEnv Opens Registration for New Cross-Disciplinary Environmental Webinar Series

SocEnv Opens Registration for New Cross-Disciplinary Environmental Webinar Series

To coincide with Green GB Week, the Society for the Environment has launched a new series of free webinars centred around the topic of ‘Waste Reduction – Six Months on From a Plastic Themed World Environment Day’. …More Information

IPCC Report Highlights Need for Coherent Strategies in Time for Green GB Week: SocEnv Response

IPCC Report Highlights Need for Coherent Strategies in Time for Green GB Week: SocEnv Response

The stark report of the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in Incheon, South Korea last week highlights the need for a new UK Environment Act to give legislative backing to coordinate all Government strategies alongside changes in the way we all act. …More Information

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