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A collection of interesting biodiversity news from October (01/10/17)

Marine

More acidic oceans 'will affect all sea life'                                                http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-41653511

Terrestrial

Youngsters go Wild About Norfolk                                                  http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/youngsters-go-wild-about-norfolk-1-5229317

Core! Sun shines as Gressenhall Apple Day combines taste of autumn with the weather of summer http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/core-sun-shines-as-gressenhall-apple-day-combines-taste-of-autumn-with-the-weather-of-summer-1-5237519

Shocking blue: spotting kingfishers with the Essex Wildlife Trust https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2017/oct/15/shocking-blue-spotting-kingfishers-with-the-essex-wildlife-trust

Bird deaths: Pheasants 'most likely species' to die on UK roads              http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-41487536

‘Wildlife selfies’ aren’t cute. They encourage cruelty and animal suffering https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/oct/03/wildlife-selfies-cruelty-animal-tourist-snaps-amazon

How tourism can safeguard African wildlife http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/campaigns/GiantsClub/Uganda/how-tourism-can-safeguard-african-wildlife-a7985141.html

Tasmanian shy albatross embrace artificial nests in bid to boost population https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/oct/09/tasmanian-shy-albatross-embrace-artificial-nests-in-bid-to-boost-population

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A collection of interesting biodiversity news from September (05/09/17)

 

Marine

Northern lights linked to North sea whale strandings                                http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-41110082

UK coast haven for 200,000 seabirds becomes marine special protected area https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/sep/07/uk-coast-haven-for-200000-seabirds-becomes-marine-special-protected-area

Terrestrial

Breckland roost at Cavenham Heath is a rare chance to see the secretive stone-curlew with RSPB and Natural England                                                                          http://www.edp24.co.uk/business/farming/breckland-roost-at-cavenham-heath-is-a-rare-chance-to-see-the-secretive-stone-curlew-with-rspb-and-natural-england-1-5186171

Conservation charity to run free events celebrating Norfolk’s natural wildlife http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/environment/conservation-charity-to-run-free-events-celebrating-norfolk-s-natural-wildlife-1-5193283

Suffolk farmer delighted after scooping FWAG Silver Lapwing award http://www.edp24.co.uk/business/farming/suffolk-farmer-delighted-after-scooping-fwag-silver-lapwing-award-1-5194393

World's first as endangered Bermudian Skink hatch at Chester Zoo  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/2017/09/10/worlds-first-endangered-bermudian-skink-hatch-chester-zoo/

Out for the count: an evening vigil with bat conservationists https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/sep/16/bat-conservationists-marbury-pipistrelle-country-diary

The night heron: at home on the Somerset Levels https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/sep/17/night-heron-somerset-levels-birdwatch

Plucky duck: highest-flying fowl's Himalayan exploits revealed https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/sep/06/plucky-duck-highest-flying-fowls-ruddy-shelduck-himalayan-exploits-revelaed

Colombia faces challenge to build peace without sacrificing its famed biodiversity http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/colombia-faces-challenge-to-build-peace-without-sacrificing-its-famed-biodiversity-a7925781.html

Greater gliders: fears of 'catastrophic' consequences from logging in Victoria https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/sep/07/greater-gliders-fears-of-catastrophic-consequences-from-logging-in-victoria

Panda's habitat 'shrinking and becoming more fragmented'                    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-41366274#

Let bee-friendly bulbs transform your spring      https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2017/sep/30/alys-fowler-plant-organic-bulbs-bees

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