Conservation & Ecology (Page 1)

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GEA Awards 2022

Golf is enjoyed by millions across the globe, and there are now more than 30,000 golf courses worldwide, each having an increasingly important part to...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 29/6/21

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Promise to Protect Bees

The new technological solution developed for one type of pesticide could soon expand to others.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 27/6/21

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Aviation history restored

A unique piece of World War II aviation history in Portstewart has been restored thanks to a group of dedicated community volunteers.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 12/6/21

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BBC Big Bee Challenge

Radio 2 was buzzing with excitement as Zoe Ball announced Radio 2’s Big Bee Challenge - a brand new initiative to shine a light on the plight of our...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 8/6/21

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Gator keeps coast clean

A John Deere Gator utility vehicle supplied by dealer Seamus Weldon Groundcare Equipment to Ireland’s largest Clean Coasts group is adding extra muscle...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 3/6/21

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DLF aid Wildheart

Providing a new home, rest and rehabilitation for rescued animals from across the globe, the Wildheart Animal Sanctuary (formally the Isle of Wight Zoo)...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 21/5/21

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Hitting net zero

Natural England study reviews carbon storage impact from England’s habitats, including native woodlands, saltmarshes, grasslands, heathlands and...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 16/5/21

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Ageas Bowl killers!

Thousands of honeybees were killed when vandals broke apart a hive and sprayed it with paint, a beekeeper has said

in Conservation & Ecology - on 7/5/21

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Carbon neutrality race

Sentosa Golf Club, regarded as one of the world’s most sustainable sporting venues, has today announced a commitment to become the world’s first ever...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 1/5/21

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Steve Isaac retires

The R&A's Steve Isaac, who spearheaded the innovative Golf Course 2030 initiative, has announced his retirement this month

in Conservation & Ecology - on 20/4/21

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Maintaining the Wetland

Duncan Ross has worked closely with Aberdovey Golf Club to ensure the wetland habitats for flora and fauna were maintained during vital drainage works...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 18/4/21

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Groundsmen to the rescue

School groundsmen saved the day by helping to plant Sedbergh Parish Council’s new arboretum just in the nick of time.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 25/3/21

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GEO welcomes Williams

GEO Foundation, the international non-profit dedicated to helping advance sustainability in and through golf, is delighted to announce that Roddy Williams...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 24/3/21

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Husqvarna Group join CLC

Husqvarna Group has announced that they have joined the global business network Climate Leadership Coalition (CLC) as part of its ambition to lead the...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 23/3/21

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Post-Brexit European bees

For decades, bees have been imported into Britain from warmer countries to replenish stocks and to serve as early awakening pollinators for fruit farms....

in Conservation & Ecology - on 27/2/21

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Flower power!

More than 97% of meadows have been destroyed, but the fight is now on to restore them. They are essential for plants and insects – but is it wise to...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 11/2/21

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Legal threat over bees

The Wildlife Trusts is to take legal action against the UK government over its decision to allow a pesticide that is almost entirely banned in the EU....

in Conservation & Ecology - on 2/2/21

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Limagrain UK brochures

Limagrain UK, the UK's leading plant breeder and seed producer, has announced the launch of its new collection of product brochures for 2021/2022

in Conservation & Ecology - on 22/1/21

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Save Organics in Soil

The Solid Waste Treatment Team of W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) signed the Manifesto of the international initiative “S.O.S. SOIL – Save Organics in...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 19/1/21

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2021 GEA winners

The STRI are pleased to announce the winners of the Golf Environment Awards 2021 which were announced on Wednesday 16 December during their first ever...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 7/1/21