RSPB Scotland abandons plans to build wind turbine on its own reserve following adverse criticism

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds has has now decided to abandone its controversial plans to erect a wind turbine at Loch of Strathbeg one of Scotland’s largest nature reserves. RSPB Scotland was accused of hypocrisy and double standards earlier this year after revealing proposals to install a 62ft high “domestic” turbine at […]

Misuse of funding by Natural England, UK’s Nature watchdog

Local campaigners in West Yorkshire are asking the European Commission to investigate a potential misuse of European funding by Natural England, the UK’s nature watchdog. A representative of the BAN THE BURN campaign, based in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, will travel to Brussels on 10th January to meet officials from the Commission’s Environmental Compliance Unit.