Sir David Attenborough said he has been “astonished” by the response to plastic pollution after Blue Planet II as he helped launch more BBC programming on the issue.
Experts will examine ways to recycle the resources contained in Scotland’s sewage through a partnership between Scottish Water and the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa),
Portraits of Gary Lineker, Sir David Attenborough and Dame Vivienne Westwood have been created from thousands of used train tickets.
Eels exposed to low levels of cocaine in rivers and other fresh water bodies could be getting hyperactive and suffering with muscle damage, according to new research.
Launching more than 100 nuclear warheads at a foe would catastrophically backfire on any nation deploying them, a study has shown.
Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns has told MPs that he would “really like” the Swansea tidal lagoon energy project to go ahead.
Environment Secretary Michael Gove has appointed a “tree champion” to boost planting rates and prevent unnecessary felling of street trees.
At least one in five British mammals is at high risk of extinction in the face of threats such as disease and loss of their natural habitat, a study has found.
The National Assembly for Wales is to phase out single-use plastics, it has announced.
A £63 million scheme to shore up the sea defences of a Lancashire town while reducing flood risk to 7,500 homes has been officially opened.
A green energy project – which faced legal challenges from Donald Trump – using the world’s most powerful wind turbines has passed a milestone with the installation of the final device.
Environmental campaigners have branded the Scottish Government’s new Climate Change Bill a “missed opportunity” despite ministers pledging to bring in a tougher new target for cutting emissions.
Food waste thrown out by the House of Commons has more than doubled in the last three years – leading senior MPs to demand action.
Scotland is to legislate for tougher action on climate change, with ministers proposing new laws that would require emissions to be cut by 90% by 2050.
A campaign to reduce the amount of litter in Scotland’s waters has been stepped up after images of a stag with rope tangled in its antlers were released.
Two hen harriers have disappeared in suspicious circumstances, prompting an appeal by police and conservationists.
Rules curbing pollution from household wood burners and fires will be brought in as part of efforts to cut harmful dirty air, the Government has announced.
Weakening environmental protections after Brexit would damage Britain’s reputation internationally, the United Nations (UN) has warned.
Lava creeping across roadways destroyed four homes and left dozens of others in the shadow of Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano isolated on Saturday, forcing more residents to plan for a possible evacuation.
Bosses at sandwich chain Pret A Manger have said they have to “start asking questions” about the use of plastic and paper in packaging.