Government proposes 13 new legally-binding targets to drive nature recovery in England

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Species decline has averaged two per cent a year over past two decades in England | Credit: iStock
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Species decline has averaged two per cent a year over past two decades in England | Credit: iStock

But long-term targets on water quality, air pollution, biodiversity, and waste prompt calls for greater ambition from environmental and business groups

Proposals for 13 long-term environmental targets to improve water quality, tackle air pollution, enhance biodiversity, and curb waste levels have been unveiled today by the government, all of which are...

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