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Restore large carnivores to save struggling ecosystems

William Ripple

10th January 2014

The key to keeping ecosystems in good health is to maintain or restore populations of large carnivores, argues William Ripple. Yet around the world, these vital species are on the decline. more...
Soyabean fields for ever. Photo: Fotokostic / Shutterstock.com.

Monsanto, the TPP and global food dominance

Ellen Brown

7th December 2013

As the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations enter their last few days, Ellen Brown exposes their real purpose - corporate control of the world's food, health, environment and financial systems. Of all these, the greatest is food ... more...
Beltline park - Atlanta comes full circle to embrace alternative transit and sustainable development.

Urban eco-repair in the Deep South

Brian Barth

6th December 2013

A bold project encompassing clean air, a light rail system, open spaces, and green pathways for cyclists and pedestrians, is beginning to transform some of America's poorest and most polluted communities. As Brian Barth reports, the Atlanta Beltway is taking shape. more...
Lion from 'In Predatory Light: Lions and Tigers and Polar Bears'

In Predatory Light

Edgar Vaid

9th December 2013

Edgar Vaid reviews 'In Predatory Light: Lions and Tigers and Polar Bears', by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas, Sy Montgomery, and John Houston. more...

UK - the world's plutonium store?

The Ecologist

27th November 2013

An unexpected outcome of the Fukushima nuclear disaster is that the UK's Sellafield nuclear site - already the world's biggest plutonium repository - is set to store even more of the radioactive, fissionable metal. more...
deformed pig

Deformities, sickness & livestock deaths: the real cost of glyphosate & GM animal feed?

Andrew Wasley

28th November 2013

Much of our meat and dairy produce is made from animals raised on GM feeds. Alarming new claims suggest that the GM diet is affecting animal health - prompting fears over human safety. Andrew Wasley reports ... more...
Workers take to Capitol Hill to stop trade deals. Photo: ALF-CIO / Flikr.

Secret trade deals attack global health and environment

Ben Whitford

26th November 2013

The US is busy negotiating two sprawling new trade deals, with the European Union and 11 Pacific Rim nations, and progressives are up in arms. Ben Whitford asks: Just how bad are the deals? more...
Vandana Shiva touring Navdanya Farm. Photo: Edward W. Lollis.

Seeds of death

Vandana Shiva

19th November 2013

Vandana Shiva exposes the link between the use of genetically modified cotton seeds and the tragic suicide of 284,694 farmers in India over 17 years.
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Smile - You've Just Killed My Mum

Philip Mansbridge

November 8th, 2013

Phillip Manbridge, CEO of Care for the Wild International, introduces the 'No Photos, Please!' campaign, which forces us to look beyond the adorable faces of captive animals we encounter abroad and ask - what is the real story here? more...

India - the new global warming villain

Oliver Tickell

25th October 2013

India has blocked progress on an agreement to reduce emissions of the HFC super-powerful greenhouse gases. more...

Landscape Photography: a communion with the elements

Charlie Waite

25th October 2013

As the winners of the Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards 2013 are unveiled, award founder Charlie Waite takes the opportunity to tell the Ecologist why he believes landscape photography and environmental passion go hand in hand..... more...
Oliver Tickell

New Editor for the Ecologist

22 October 2013

Oliver Tickell has been appointed as Editor of The Ecologist more...

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Elephants suffer as forestry habitat destroyed

July 2nd, 2013

The Ecologist

The Sumatran elephant, one of the smallest of the Asian elephants, is the most endangered elephant in the world. Currently there are between 2,400 and 2,800 left, making the species 'critically endangered', according to the charity Elephant Family. more...
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Power Pedals

Powerpedals is a family owned company supplying the best value electric bicycles on the market. Their stringent requirements for products they sell make a consumer’s search for a new electric bicycle easy. All of their bikes feature the super efficient central drive technology . Just choose the style which suits you.




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Phu Quoc Island: Trouble in Paradise

24th June, 2013

by Jak Phillips

Meddling by the Vietnamese government and an invasion of investors has put Phu Quoc island on course to becoming severely tarnished by international tourism, reports Jak Phillips
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Targeting transport: guerrilla gardening goes one stop further

April 8th, 2013

by Ellie Garwood

Ellie Garwood reports on the rise of guerrilla gardening in and around UK transport systems, including the new Edible Bus Stop initiative..... more...
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Solarpanels.co.uk

Solarpanels.co.uk can save you up to 60% on solar panels. Compare the costs of solar panels and receive free no obligation quotes.



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What's the most sustainable fabric?

Conservative MP 'promoted cotton trade linked to child labour'

Lucy Dunne

2nd January, 2013

A Tory MP has been accused of drumming up support for the controversial Uzbekistan cotton trade campaigners claim is linked to child labour. Lucy Dunne reports more...
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BohoHemp

BohoHemp is an online eco chic boutique providing organic and fair trade hemp fashion in womens and menswear.



Tel: 0800 0932 782
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http://www.drumlin.coop

Drumlin Wind Energy

Individuals, businesses and organisations are being given the chance to invest between £250 and £20,000 in Northern Ireland's first community-owned wind energy co-operative.




Tel: 01229 821028
Web: www.drumlin.coop/
Email: info@drumlin.coop

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http://www.greenassess.co.uk

Green Assess

Green Assess is a specialist provider of Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs), personal search reports, renewable energy supplies and general home energy advice. Buy EPCs online - get an instant no obligation online quotation now.



Tel: 0845 601 1361
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Green Deal Central

Green Deal Central (GDC) is a future Green Deal Provider,* whose aim is to make it easy for green deal installers and local trades people and energy advisors to offer Green Deal packages by partnering with others to provide a complete Green Deal solution and 'whole house' retrofits.



Tel: 0845 601 1361
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http://www.greendealsurveying.co.uk

Green Deal Surveying

Over the last decade, the United Kingdom and Europe have experienced extreme weather events such as flooding, droughts and fires. And now research demonstrates to us that as our climate changes the likelihood of these events also increases.



Tel: 0845 601 1361
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Email: info@greenassess.co.uk

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Green Deal Plan

Green Deal Surveys & Green Deal Finance / Green Deal Grants will enable all homeowners in the UK to upgrade their home and help battle climate change with no upfront cost.



Tel: 0845 601 1361
Web: www.greendealplan.com/
Email: info@greenassess.co.uk

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Green Deal Reports

As part of its ambitious targets to reduce carbon emissions in the UK by 80% before 2050, The new, coalition government have introduced Green Deal Reports.



Tel: 0845 601 1361
Web: www.greendealreports.co.uk/
Email: info@greenassess.co.uk

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