Conservation

Fish rescued as Shropshire rivers dry up

Environment Agency fisheries specialists have been out in Shropshire rescuing fish stranded in dried up rivers, as 3 months of little rain takes its toll. Yesterday, officers were out on the Teme at Lower Stanage […]

Conservation

Wildlife Trust responds to light pollution fears sparked over new North Fambridge estate

WILDLIFE trust bosses have voices concerns over possible light pollution from a proposed 75-home development at North Fambridge. Essex Wildlife Trust is concerned about six-metre lamp-posts included in outline plans for the Fambridge Road development […]

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A pink salmon has been caught in Welsh waters for the first time in 30 years, Natural Resources Wales (NRW) said.

The fish was caught on the River Dee near the border with England in Chester. NRW is asking netsmen and anglers to report any unusual catches. Despite this being a Welsh first, numerous reports of […]

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‘Pollution’ kills more than 100 rare crayfish

The Environment Agency are investigating after scores of a rare crayfish species were found dead in an Eden beck, in Cumbria. More than 100 white-clawed crayfish are thought to have been killed by pollution infecting […]