Conservation & Ecology (page 1)

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Rare JK hybrid found

A team of Swansea University scientists have discovered a rare Japanese knotweed hybrid in south Wales

in Conservation & Ecology - 3 days, 21 hours ago

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Woodland Trust new CEO

The Woodland Trust has announced the appointment of Dr Darren Moorcroft, currently director of estate and woodland outreach, as chief executive. He will...

in Conservation & Ecology - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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Sea buckthorn

Sea buckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides) is a species of deciduous flowering shrub often found on links courses; it is native to only a few areas on the east...

in Conservation & Ecology - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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Perthshire OnCourse

An exciting initiative has been announced which will see golf clubs in Perthshire - home to the 2019 Solheim Cup - take major strides towards more sustainable...

in Conservation & Ecology - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

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Birds flock to Ufford

Two declining bird species have been attracted to a Suffolk hotel, golf and spa which has been working hard to encourage more wildlife

in Conservation & Ecology - 1 month ago

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Ripon reduces waste

A recent partnership between Ripon Racecourse in North Yorkshire and Yorwaste has been hailed a "success" following the roll-out of recycling bins at the...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 14/9/19

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Steps to Tackle Plastic

Maxwell Amenity have launched new 10 L packaging sizes for both Maxwell SeaAction and Maxwell Bullet Phosphite with the primary of reducing plastic wastage...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 6/9/19

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View them differently!

This is the time of year when people start to ask, 'what's the point of wasps?' The answer may surprise you

in Conservation & Ecology - on 30/8/19

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We should listen to trees

When life gets too much, most of us try to get away from it all. Some might head to the pub, play football or knit a jumper. But if you really want to...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 20/8/19

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Planting an orchard

With the move towards sustainability, wildlife encouragement and protection and membership enhancement, how many have considered planting an orchard? As...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 9/8/19

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Tree planting rise urgent

Significant rises in tree planting in the UK "need to happen quickly" if other targets to cut carbon are not met, government advisers have warned

in Conservation & Ecology - on 1/8/19

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3G threat from EU

The planned EU ban on microplastics also affects artificial grass pitches. Federal Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wants to reach a transitional...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 29/7/19

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New OPM measures

Strengthened measures on the import of most species of oak into England were introduced to protect native trees from the threat of the tree pest Oak Processionary...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 24/7/19

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Blooming verges

A long-running campaign encouraging councils to let neatly-mown grass verges become mini meadows where wildflowers and wildlife can flourish appears to...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 4/7/19

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Scrape out a future

Corhampton Golf Club in Hampshire won this year’s prestigious Syngenta Operation Pollinator Award, presented at BTME. However, its work in pioneering...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 3/7/19

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BPF respond to the BBC

The BBC’s War on Plastic programme highlighted many important issues and clearly tapped into the concerns of a lot of people. Addressing many of these...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 2/7/19

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How to - wildflowers

Andew Laing, Course Manager at Gaudet Luce Golf & Leisure Complex gives us his tips on how best to establish a wildflower area whilst improving the visual...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 22/6/19

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World Environment Day 19

Today is World Environment Day, and you can learn how golf is playing its part to beat air pollution through natural solutions to environmental...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 5/6/19