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  • ‘Historic moment’ for nature as Europe’s first wild river national park announced in Albania, The Guardian (Mar 15, 2023)

2022[edit | edit source]

  • Facing the dual threat of climate change and human disturbance, Mumbai – and the world – should listen to its fishing communities, The Conversation (Oct 19, 2022)
  • Green Deal: pioneering proposals to restore Europe's nature by 2050 and halve pesticide use by 2030, (Jun 22, 2022)
  • Plastic pollution: European farmland could be largest global reservoir of microplastics, The Conversation (May 23, 2022)
  • Nigeria's Spider-Man fighting for a cleaner society, BBC News (Apr 18, 2022)
  • Groundwater: depleting reserves must be protected around the world, The Conversation (Mar 21, 2022)
  • There's a powerful global plastics treaty being readied for finalisation. Here's four reasons to be hopeful about it, The Daily Alternative (Mar 19, 2022)
  • Plastic pollution: Green light for 'historic' treaty, BBC News (Mar 02, 2022)

Chemical pollution has passed safe limit for humanity, say scientists, Jan 18[1]

2021[edit | edit source]

Ten Million a Year, David Wallace-Wells on polluted air, Dec 2[2] "Ten million people die every year from air pollution, perhaps 8 million from the burning of fossil fuels. Ten million a year is 100 million a decade. It's 400 million in my lifetime. Everything we burn, we breathe." David Wallace-Wells[3]

France announces fruit and veg packaging ban from 2022, Oct 12[4]

'Invisible killer': fossil fuels caused 8.7m deaths globally in 2018, research finds, Feb 9[5]

Cross-party bloc of MPs back action on sewage discharge into rivers, Jan 9[6]

2020[edit | edit source]

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Barcelona's car-free 'superblocks' could save hundreds of lives, Sep 10[7]

Will cruise ships return to Venice? Oct 21[8]

Sonic doom: how noise pollution kills thousands each year, Jul 3[9]

Blue-sky thinking: how cities can keep air clean after coronavirus, Jun 7[10]

Clean air in Europe during lockdown ‘leads to 11,000 fewer deaths’, Apr 30[11]

Coronavirus: Air pollution and CO2 fall rapidly as virus spreads, Mar 19[12]

Welcome to the Ecosystem Restoration Camp, Jan 29[13]

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