Expanding national parks not enough to protect nature, say scientists

Expanding national parks not enough to protect nature, say scientists

Biodiversity, Conservation

1/19/2022 11:44:00 AM

Expanding national parks not enough to protect nature, say scientists

‘Urgent’ coordinated action to tackle overconsumption, farming subsidies and the climate crisis also needed to halt biodiversity loss

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Chemical pollution has passed safe limit for humanity, say scientistsStudy calls for cap on production and release as pollution threatens global ecosystems upon which life depends “Plastics are of particularly high concern, they said, along with 350,000 synthetic chemicals including pesticides, industrial compounds and antibiotics.” What In The World Are They Spraying? Read this and weep for our future.

Pregnant Malin Andersson says her late daughter is 'protecting' her unborn babyLove Island star Malin Anderson shared a touching message to her late daughter Consy and her parents as she looks forward to welcoming her unborn child

COVID-19: Loss of smell due to coronavirus could be down to genetics, scientists sayThe precise cause of this sensory loss related to coronavirus is not known, but scientists believe it is caused by damage to infected cells in part of the nose called the olfactory epithelium - which is found in the nasal cavity.

Joss Whedon breaks silence over Gal Gadot allegations: ‘I don’t threaten people’Joss Whedon says Gal Gadot allegations stem from 'misunderstanding' as 'English is not her first language' Nobody gonna believe you Jossey. She isn't the first to claim this. Genius or not. You need to control your impulses.

David Squires on … Rafa Benítez’s sacking and the Merseyside bluesOur resident cartoonist on the Spaniard’s Everton departure and the general mess at Goodison Park Unfortunare year for guys aged 61 yrs

‘I’m not sure conflict’ between Russia and Ukraine ‘can be averted‘, says defence select committee chairman'Putin is all ready to go' and invade Ukraine. Conservative MP Tobias Ellwood, chair of the defence select committee tells cathynewman “Putin is trying to redraw the map of eastern Europe”. cathynewman While you redraw the map of Western Europe ? cathynewman And we have an ineffectual Foreign Secretary more concerned with her image, and jostling for position when BJ goes! Global Britain my arse!🤷‍♂️ cathynewman For the last 20 years..... Has no one been paying attention?