I thought I would try to list stories that I have read and posted on my Twitter account – (@MontyLarkin). What I consider important or pertinent stories I have put in bold.
Jan 2 Are your ‘plastic’ clothes polluting the ocean?
Link between fungicides and bees.
China shuts down ivory imports
UK gov reckons on no rise in electric vehicles?
Jan 3 Making room for wildlife in an urbanized world.
Farmers could increase bird populations.
Lack of English hen harriers.
The real T. rex. Chris Packham.
Wildflower planting boosts farmland birds.
China to restrict import UK plastics.
‘Unofficial’ rights of way under threat.
Increasing humidity a serious threat associated with climate change.
Stamp duty break a false economy.
Soil erosion on farmland.
Flowers in bloom on Jan 1.
Tax and reduce use of plastics.
Butterfly Conservation work parties in Sussex.
Green generation produced triple the amount from coal in 2017.
UK public wildly wrong on what Britain looks like.
Sea level rise worse than thought?
‘Clean’ farmed fish has hidden problems.
Higher temps linked to EU asylum figures.
Fight against deadly wheat disease.
Woodland grant scheme just opened.
Trump – well say no more!
Plastics being shipped to India.
Shell plc entering household energy market.
Flaw in EU renewable energy plans.
Risk to wild orchids.
Increase in number of storms hitting UK.
City with 16,000 electric buss’s!
Jan 4 Gove’s speech on future of farming/countryside (A number of).
Roadside litter regs announced.
Half of new cars in Norway are electric or hybrid.
Beachy Head lighthouse construction.
Jan 5 Humane slaughter project.
Bristol Freighter aircraft returns to UK.
Jan 6 Water shortage in SE England.
Jan 8 Wild ponies in US campaign.
Tanker on fire off China.
New Northern Forest; source of trees?
Judi Dench and trees.
Jan 10/11 California mudslide.
Rampion Wind Farm cable link across South Downs.
Jan 11 Governments 25 year enviro plan. (A number of).
Cronyism in government?
Rise in sale of reusable coffee cups.
Norwegian PM says jobs in combating climate.
First vertical forest in low-income housing.
New York to sue oil companies.
Farage and new EU referendum?
EU fishing quotas will stay in transition period.
Wherabouts of continents in 50M years?