Insect protection law mooted by German minister | News | DW

Plummeting numbers of insect species, partly as a result of widespread pesticide use, has prompted Germany’s Environment Minister Svenja Schulze to call for a new…

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Gov. Ron DeSantis Appoints Noah Valenstein as Secretary of Dept. of Environmental Protection |

Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Noah Valenstein to serve as the Secretary of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA –…

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German govt calls for stronger nature protection in energy transition

BERLIN: The German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) called for a stronger consideration of nature protection in regard to the expansion of renewable energies…

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PA DEP Sets Meeting on Proposed Waste Treatment Facility — Environmental Protection

PA DEP Sets Meeting on Proposed Waste Treatment Facility Elcon Recycling Services, LLC wants to construct and operate a hazardous waste treatment and storage facility…

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CHINA Xi Jinping now wants economic growth to respect the environment

In a speech Xi cites the fathers of Marxism and great Chinese classics to assert the need to preserve nature. He also cited ecology as…

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Spotlight on protection of the ocean at Midmar Mile

More than 225 swimmers at this year’s aQuellé Midmar Mile aim to complete all eight races in aid of various charities. They have set their…

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ACT Committee calls for greater protection for mature native habitat trees

The loss of older native trees that provide crucial habitat for many native animals has been recognised as one of the main threats facing vulnerable…

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Environmental groups, officials question changes to Environmental Protection Fund | Local

A change to the wording of the state’s Environmental Protection Fund — a pool of money used for capital projects that benefit the environment —…

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Cowichan’s Somenos Marsh gets provincial protection – Cowichan Valley Citizen

“We want to protect these kinds of areas for generations to come,” said Doug Donaldson of the Somenos wetlands. The provincial minister of Forests, Lands,…

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Protection of Chilean Patagonia Grew in 2018 but Work Remains

Chilean Patagonia, a region of stunning scenery, rich biodiversity, and sparse permanent settlements, has long been in need of long-term conservation. In 2018, the country’s…

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