Conservation & Ecology (page 1)

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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 - 1 week, 6 days ago

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DLF Wildflower delivers

Scrub areas at Cheltenham’s Lilley Brook Golf Club have been rejuvenated thanks to wildflower mixtures from DLF Seeds. In a quest to improve the visual...

in Conservation & Ecology - 4 weeks, 1 day ago

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Tree of the Year 2019

The Woodland Trust is searching for the most loved, visually stunning tree, with the most fascinating story, for Tree of the Year 2019

in Conservation & Ecology - 4 weeks, 1 day ago

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Ash dieback's £15b cost

A team of researchers from the University of Oxford, Fera Science, Sylva Foundation and the Woodland Trust has calculated the true economic cost of ash...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 17/5/19

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A bug's death!

Alex Sobel MP hosted a House of Commons debate recently about insect declines, sparked by the recent global review of insect declines authored by Sanchez-Bayo...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 16/5/19

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Seven-mile 'bee corridor'

A seven-mile “bee corridor” of vibrant wildflowers is being planted to encourage the insect’s population in London. The pathway for bees will be...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 7/5/19

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Finding ways to be green

In these darkly surreal times, sport sometimes seems to have the answer. Not for sanity, too late indeed, but for tiny moments of bliss. In a recent Sportblog,...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 5/5/19

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Cater-killer threat!

A plague of toxic caterpillars which cause painful rashes and can threaten the lives of asthma sufferers has struck Milton Keynes

in Conservation & Ecology - on 28/4/19

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Facing competition

Despite breeding and reintroduction programmes, the UK’s birds of prey still face threats from unscrupulous individuals and syndicates out for personal...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 26/4/19

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The Solheim Cup 2019

Pinnacle of women’s golf launches sustainability plan to address climate and conserve biodiversity

in Conservation & Ecology - on 25/4/19

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Put wildlife first

Hampshire is one of the most important counties in the UK for some of our rarer breeding bird, reptile and plant species but our wildlife is under pressure...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 16/4/19

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RSPB Birdwatch results

The latest results from the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch have revealed a mixed picture for the UK’s garden birdlife with 15 of the top 20 species returning...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 13/4/19

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Insects are disappearing

If you live in the United Kingdom, you may have noticed that wild bees and other insects seem less in evidence these days than they used to be. You are...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 12/4/19

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Climate Emergency In UK

Campaigners say UK will miss almost all of its 2020 nature targets and young people want change.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 9/4/19

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Courses can save bees

The Herald Scotland recently published the following article discussing the conservation and ecological work being undertaken at golf courses across the...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 8/4/19

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Surveying your trees

In the present climate of litigation, many clubs are now afraid of the words health and safety. However, with a common sense approach to surveying your...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 8/3/19

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Pheasants heritage

Old age provides few consolations, but that my loyal Labrador cross Collie, Sidbury, is becoming increasingly deaf has made one aspect of our winter walks...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 21/1/19

Protecting Golf Course Flooding

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A mental health charity has helped to create an environmentally-friendly flood defence to protect a Northumberland golf course.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 23/12/18