Archive of: Conservation

  • Golf courses fore wildlife

    Golf courses fore wildlife

    Brighton and Hove City Council (BHCC) currently have a golden opportunity to restore a precious area of ancient chalk downland, protecting cultural heritage and a drinking water aquifer whilst providing public access and recreation. Will they take this chance, or revert to short-term financial gain over long-term public benefit?

  • Sussex Kelp

    Sussex Kelp

    Ian Hendry from the Blue Marine Foundation writes about the Sussex Kelp initiative

  • No let-up in net loss of UK's nature

    No let-up in net loss of UK's nature

    The UK’s wildlife continues to decline according to the State of Nature 2019 report. The latest findings show that since rigorous scientific monitoring began in the 1970s there has been a 13% decline in average abundance across wildlife studied and that the declines continue unabated.

  • Innovation Landscapes and Climate Change

    Innovation Landscapes and Climate Change

    The courage and conviction of young people around the world, who stood up to hold us all accountable for the current climate change crisis last week has been inspirational.

  • Free-thinking Youth

    Free-thinking Youth

    Taran from Brighton, age 15, tells us why he’s joining the Global Climate Strike on 20 September

  • Climate Emergency

    Climate Emergency

    For more than a year now, young people in the UK and beyond have been striking every Friday to demand that world leaders take decisive action on climate change. Their message is clear: this is a climate emergency, and we must act accordingly.

  • End of the road for Highways England

    End of the road for Highways England

    Highways England have, once again, served up the same tired old ideas for a bypass around Arundel.​ Discussed for decades, there seems to have been little progress from a basic mind set that has been shown not to work over and over again.

  • Support for young climate strikers

    Support for young climate strikers

    Students around the world are calling on people of all ages to join them in a Global Climate Strike this Friday 20 September