MPs reject attempts to strengthen post-Brexit fishing protections | Politics

Environmental campaigners failed in their attempts to strengthen post-Brexit protections against over-fishing on Tuesday night, as…

Prince George and siblings quiz Sir David Attenborough on his favourite animal – video | Television & radio

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s children have shared their passion for animals with Sir David Attenborough in…

Venus is a warning to all of us on Earth | Brief letters | Science

I’m not sure how this is being measured, but these certainly aren’t the first cases of…

Stay connected to nature after lockdown, National Trust urges | UK news

A major appeal aimed at encouraging people to maintain links made with the natural world during…

Hen harrier has best breeding year in England for nearly 20 years | Environment

The much-persecuted hen harrier has enjoyed its best breeding year in England for nearly two decades,…

No animal violence: BBC series offers more calming natural world | Media

The BBC’s new natural history programme will ignore the animal kingdom’s violent side and instead highlight…

Swimming with sharks – off Pembrokeshire | Travel

When I lived in London, I never went to the Tower. A Madrileño I met claimed…

Call for grouse shooting to be licensed amid rise in bird of prey deaths | UK news

Labour has called for grouse shooting to be licensed after a big increase in illegal killings…

Eight superb wildlife reserves in UK: readers’ travel tips | Travel

Winning tip: Soup of biodiversity, Gwent Occupying the last remaining piece of fenland on the Gwent…

‘Green thinking’ must lead infrastructure design, says watchdog chair | Environment

Instead of blaming protected newts for thwarting the “build build build” agenda, politicians and developers must…