Government risks backlash in flood-hit regions over climate change inaction, poll shows
The government risks a significant political backlash in flood-hit regions at the next general election unless it gets serious about combating climate change, according to a new poll published today
The changing shape of UK weather: Historic maps show 142 years of rain, sun and wind
THOUSANDS of weather maps throughout the past 142 years have been unearthed showing how fashion and technology have drastically changed the diagrams.
Spring will be a sunny delight for Britain: Three months of warm weather on the way
BRITAIN will enjoy an amazing three months of warm weather with balmy conditions set to last until June, according to forecasters.
Leading countryside groups join forces to challenge fracking rules across the UK
Poorly regulated fracking and shale gas extraction risks harming threatened species and polluting our waterways, according to a report produced by the UK’s leading wildlife and countryside groups.
Peatlands put in peril as demand for grouse shooting takes off
Grouse shooting is ruining the countryside of Northern England and Scotland, as swathes of wildlife-rich upland peatlands are burned to provide the optimum conditions for commercial red grouse, the RSPB has warned.
Will fossil fuels melt the global economy?
Politicians, investors, NGOs and the UN’s climate chief have warned that the world’s stock markets have over-invested in fossil fuels, up to 80% of which may never be burnt. What does the carbon bubble mean for the global economy and action on climate change? With your help, Karl Mathiesen investigates
My selection of this weeks top nature news…
Welcome to the first weekly nature news roundup at WithNature. I will be publishing this, my pick of the news from this past week, every friday.