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How to find that tricky balance between lawn and not-lawn. And care for it sustainably

English

Jun 11, 2024
The Associated Press

How to find that tricky balance between lawn and not-lawn. And care for it sustainably

When it comes to the American lawn, feelings can run high. Turf grasses cover a lot of real estate across the country, while sucking water and doing next to nothing for biodiversity.
Avec ClimaTerra, le lycée Fonlabour partage son expérience en agroécologie

French

Jun 9, 2024
LaDepeche.fr

Avec ClimaTerra, le lycée Fonlabour partage son expérience en agroécologie

Depuis un an, le lycée agricole d’Albi Fonlabour, et son exploitation de Bellegarde, a été retenu comme démonstrateur dans le projet national ClimaTerra.
Enter the fourth Lake Biodiversity Photo Challenge

English

Jun 8, 2024
East Kootenay News

Enter the fourth Lake Biodiversity Photo Challenge

Enter the fourth Lake Biodiversity Photo Challenge
L’aquaculture dans le monde dépasse pour la première fois la pêche

French

Jun 7, 2024
La Presse

L’aquaculture dans le monde dépasse pour la première fois la pêche

La production aquacole a dépassé la production halieutique pour la première fois en 2022, avec 51 % du total mondial, selon un rapport de l’agence des Nations unies pour l’Alimentation et l’Agriculture (FAO) publié vendredi au Costa Rica lors d’une conférence sur la conservation des océans.
L'aquaculture dans le monde dépasse pour la première fois la pêche, selon la FAO

French

Jun 7, 2024
Actu Orange

L'aquaculture dans le monde dépasse pour la première fois la pêche, selon la FAO

La production aquacole a dépassé la production halieutique pour la première fois en 2022, avec 51% du total mondial, selon un rapport de l'agence des Nations unies pour l'Alimentation et l'Agriculture (FAO) publié vendredi au Costa Rica lors d'une conférence sur la conservation des océans.
Peatlands are nature's unsung climate warriors

English

Jun 6, 2024
New Statesman

Peatlands are nature's unsung climate warriors

These ancient landscapes have a myriad of functions, from carbon storage to biodiversity restoration.
Greenpeace warns of ‘broken’ global fisheries management system

English

Jun 5, 2024
Evening Standard

Greenpeace warns of ‘broken’ global fisheries management system

The environmental group said Regional Fisheries Management Organisations had not delivered on their mandate to preserve marine biodiversity.
Les agriculteurs et leurs alliés veulent que Québec mette les terres de Rabaska en fiducie

French

Jun 5, 2024
Le Devoir

Les agriculteurs et leurs alliés veulent que Québec mette les terres de Rabaska en fiducie

L’agriculture pourrait y cohabiter avec d’autres vocations comme la conservation des milieux humides et naturels.
Nature the next frontier but boards lack skills

English

Jun 5, 2024
The Australian Financial Review

Nature the next frontier but boards lack skills

Biodiversity is critical for maintaining a liveable planet, but a surfeit of skills at the board level is proving a roadblock in accounting for its value.
En agriculture, " le renouvellement des générations est un levier massif pour la transition agroécologique "

French

Jun 5, 2024
Le Télégramme

En agriculture, " le renouvellement des générations est un levier massif pour la transition agroécologique "

Sans être convertis au bio, une multitude d’agriculteurs ont tout de même franchi le pas de l’agroécologie. Par nécessité. Explication d’un phénomène « silencieux », avec Véronique Lucas, sociologue à l’Institut national de recherche pour l’agriculture, l’alimentation et l’environnement (Inrae).
Irish land use forum says 'we need to make it financially viable for farmers to invest in nature'

English

Jun 4, 2024
Irish Mirror

Irish land use forum says 'we need to make it financially viable for farmers to invest in nature'

Calls for State and private investment to help farmers and community groups to respond to climate and biodiversity emergencies
Bloom 2024: Country’s biggest gardening event expects to welcome 100,000 visitors

English

May 29, 2024
The Irish Times

Bloom 2024: Country’s biggest gardening event expects to welcome 100,000 visitors

From encouraging biodiversity in new housing estates to raising awareness around fostering, festival has wide array of clever designs
British Columbia needs a unified response to respond to the biodiversity crisis

English

May 25, 2024
The Conversation UK

British Columbia needs a unified response to respond to the biodiversity crisis

Biodiversity efforts in B.C. lack co-ordination with real implications for conservation efforts. These are the way in which this must change.
British Columbia needs a unified response to the biodiversity crisis

English

May 25, 2024
The Conversation UK

British Columbia needs a unified response to the biodiversity crisis

Biodiversity efforts in B.C. lack co-ordination with real implications for conservation efforts. These are the way in which this must change.
Nature’s ghosts: how reviving medieval farming offers wildlife an unexpected haven

English

May 23, 2024
The Guardian

Nature’s ghosts: how reviving medieval farming offers wildlife an unexpected haven

Agriculture is often seen as the enemy of biodiversity, but in an excerpt from her new book Sophie Yeo explains how techniques from the middle ages allow plants and animals to flourish
Biodiversity conservation makes a resounding difference in most cases

English

May 23, 2024
The Irish Times

Biodiversity conservation makes a resounding difference in most cases

Active conservation, through management of problematic species, appropriately managed protected areas and habitat restoration, was generally very effective
Italian museum recreates butterfly forest

English

May 23, 2024
Yahoo Canada Finance

Italian museum recreates butterfly forest

Museo delle Scienze, an Italian science museum, has created a butterfly forest inside a greenhouse in the Italian city of Trento. The forest is modeled on Udzungwa Mountains National Park in south-central Tanzania that’s one of the world’s most important biodiversity hotspots. (AP Video: Sara Lemlem/Production: Joshua A. Bickel)
South Downs National Park launches green investment scheme to boost biodiversity

English

May 22, 2024
Evening Standard

South Downs National Park launches green investment scheme to boost biodiversity

The park authority has earmarked 500 hectares of land on farms and country estates to be transformed through green finance investment.
On World Biodiversity Day, a Look at How Companies Can Account for Nature

English

May 22, 2024
Newsweek

On World Biodiversity Day, a Look at How Companies Can Account for Nature

Businesses are beginning to disclose more about how their operations are connected to nature. The growing movement could help address the biodiversity crisis.
‘The greatest biodiversity in England’ - a wander through the Isle of Purbeck ‘super’ nature reserve

English

May 22, 2024
The Guardian

‘The greatest biodiversity in England’ - a wander through the Isle of Purbeck ‘super’ nature reserve

Alongside rare birds, reptiles and insects, this corner of Dorset, poignantly depicted in Mike Leigh’s Nuts in May, serves up brilliant heathland walks, sea views and pints of local ale