The Tories have proposed Scotland have the toughest default fines for littering in the UK.
Demonstrators have chained themselves together and superglued themselves to a Government building as part of an environmental protest.
Government targets for household recycling will be “significantly” missed if current trends continue, according to opposition analysis.
Scots support greater measures to preserve the country’s most scenic landscapes, a new study suggests.
A former head of the Scottish Environment Protection Agency will chair an independent review of the country’s air quality strategy.
A campaign to bring “significant reform” to Scotland’s grouse moors to make them more environmentally friendly is being launched by naturalist and broadcaster Chris Packham.
Organisations on both sides of the tobacco divide have called on Dundee City Council to support employees who want to quit as best they can.
More than a third of critically endangered plant species cannot be preserved in seed banks to save them from extinction, researchers have warned.
Funding has been made available to help encourage Scottish businesses aiming to cut food waste.
Dundee City Council workers face disciplinary action if they smoke on shift under a new policy which has been branded “heavy-handed”.
Fracking at a gas exploration site in Lancashire has been halted again after another tremor was detected underground.
More than nine in 10 children around the world are living in areas of toxic air pollution, global health leaders have warned.
People in the UK throw away around 295 billion pieces of plastic every year, much of which is single-use and cannot be recycled, a report suggests.
Philip Hammond is set to announce a £60 million pledge to plant more trees to help preserve the country’s environment.
Transport Secretary Michael Matheson has said buses could be part of the solution to tackling pollution in towns and cities, as he announced more cash is being made available to help firms make their fleet more environmentally-friendly.
The Queen has been honoured with a special award for conservation for her initiative to highlight the plight of the world’s forests.
Bosses at a Scottish firm which sparked protests after bidding to harvest kelp from the seabed have urged naturalist Sir David Attenborough to meet them to discuss their proposals.
A company has found a creative way to make environmentally conscious clothing for kids, with a line made from off-cut fabrics and threads that would otherwise end up in landfill.
Renowned naturalist Sir David Attenborough has insisted it is “absolutely imperative” that action is taken to protect kelp in Scotland’s waters.
Alan Titchmarsh has called for urgent action to stop the “demise” of the UK’s gardens, as a report suggests that the horticulture sector is worth billions to the economy.