Natural England - Fighting for survival
England's green and pleasant land is under threat and must be better managed if it is to survive, a report warned on Sunday.
More intensive use of the land and sea, economic development and the threats posed by climate change are piling on the pressure, putting the survival of wildlife in danger, claims Natural England..which is responsible for looking after the countryside.
In other news:
grough - Axe falls as Natural England announces budget
... 150 staff are being made redundant in a bid to save £4m.
... cutbacks in Department for Food, Environment and Rural Affairs budgets.