Nature

Limberlost review: What nature can teach a boy about a man
novel

Limberlost review: What nature can teach a boy about a man

Robbie Arnott’s Limberlost is a coming-of-age tale that veers between violence and tenderness

Thames Water’s daily leakage is equivalent to running a hosepipe for 73 years
Drought

Thames Water’s daily leakage is equivalent to running a hosepipe for 73 years

Water companies are wasting astronomical amounts of water, with just one company’s daily leakage equivalent to running a hosepipe non-stop for 73 years.

Lev Parikian: The man who tracked the 72 seasons
Nature

Lev Parikian: The man who tracked the 72 seasons

Why not monitor the year’s gradual changes more closely? Why not divide it into smaller chunks?

The government has rejected calls to give the public more access to the English countryside
Right to roam

The government has rejected calls to give the public more access to the English countryside

Exclusive: The UK’s rarest and most threatened wildlife sites are not being protected properly
Nature conservation

Exclusive: The UK’s rarest and most threatened wildlife sites are not being protected properly

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The guerrilla gardeners claiming back space for nature
Earth Day 2022

The guerrilla gardeners claiming back space for nature

In defence of buddleja, blossom of the concrete jungle
Gardening

In defence of buddleja, blossom of the concrete jungle

The smell of Christmas trees is not just a portal to the past, but a path to a better future
David George Haskell

The smell of Christmas trees is not just a portal to the past, but a path to a better future

Biologist Beth Shapiro’s top 5 books about humans and nature
Books

Biologist Beth Shapiro’s top 5 books about humans and nature

Top five books to teach us about animals
Books

Top five books to teach us about animals

Lockdown lesson: Nature can lead you to a world full of wonder
Opinion

Lockdown lesson: Nature can lead you to a world full of wonder

Environment Bill will ban peat compost and bring back wildcats
Environment

Environment Bill will ban peat compost and bring back wildcats

Like nature, we will f ind a way to grow again
Opinion

Like nature, we will f ind a way to grow again

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Garden wildlife: How to discover the natural world close to home
Books

Garden wildlife: How to discover the natural world close to home

How butterflies use shock and awe to dazzle
Environment

How butterflies use shock and awe to dazzle

Tips on caring for cygnets and ducklings from the RSPB
Environment

Tips on caring for cygnets and ducklings from the RSPB

Dara McAnulty on lockdown: ‘These stagnant days are full of life’
Environment

Dara McAnulty on lockdown: ‘These stagnant days are full of life’

The fig tree is nature’s humble hero
Books

The fig tree is nature’s humble hero

Ray Mears: “Find a tree, sit down and wait – let the nature come to you”
Environment

Ray Mears: “Find a tree, sit down and wait – let the nature come to you”

Charley Boorman: Why I’m delighted to be riding again – over Sally Gap
Environment

Charley Boorman: Why I’m delighted to be riding again – over Sally Gap

Charlotte Smith: The British countryside closest to my heart
Environment

Charlotte Smith: The British countryside closest to my heart