World is ‘on notice’ as major UN report shows one million species face extinction

A hard-hitting report into the impact of humans on nature shows that nearly one million species risk becoming extinct within decades, while current efforts...

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New research has revealed that 89 per cent of people in Greater Manchester find listening to birdsong makes them happier, but more than one...

Greater Manchester Low carbon home energy project wins £5m EU funding

AN INNOVATIVE project to help Greater Manchester transition to a low carbon electricity network has won over £5m of European Union funding. The EU announced...

No gain without pain-Britain should reduce carbon emission to zero by 2050 days Climate...

The UK can end its contribution to global warming within 30 years by setting an ambitious new target to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions...

Airport signs up to Tap Water Refill Scheme

Passengers flying in and out of Manchester Airport can now refill their water bottles free of charge at any of its bars, cafes and...

Maiden voyage of boat made of recycled plastic at Salford Quays

Today sees the maiden voyage of a new vessel in the battle to clean up Britain’s waterways. The 12-seater punt made from 99% recycled plastic...

Commemorating the Kinder Scout Mass Trespass 87 years on

The Manchester Greenpeace Group is inviting members of the public to join them for a walk to remember 87 years since the Kinder Scout...

Arctic warming will accelerate climate change and impact global economy

Carbon released into the atmosphere by the increasing loss of Arctic permafrost, combined with higher solar absorption by the Earth’s surface due to the...

It’s a Wild Life for Manchester Families as they Prepare for Global Nature Competition

Nature experts at Knowsley Safari are giving families in Manchester a head start when they compete in the global City Nature Challenge (Friday 26th - Monday 29th...

Starry Starry Night

How many stars can you see at night? The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) are calling for action to tackle light pollution and enable...