Universities must lead by example when it comes to boosting biodiversity

clock • 3 min read

The University of Sussex's Dave Goulson and Beth Nicholls set out how the institution is reclaiming space for nature and wildlife across its 80-hectare campus

Biodiversity is in crisis. The figures are deeply depressing. Globally, wildlife extinction rates are running at about 1,000 times the average historic rate, with somewhere in the region of 150 to 200...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Access our Intelligence Reports and exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Biodiversity

Credit: iStock

Veganuary: New Year plant-based diet campaign attracts record number of participants

More than 700,000 people signed up for Veganuary this year, with participants in almost every country in the world

clock 06 February 2023 • 2 min read
The green revolution starts with landscape

The green revolution starts with landscape

Landscape architects have a central role in nurturing ecosystems and human wellbeing - but the sector needs to embrace its role as a change maker, writes Stephenson Halliday's Andrew Tempany

Andrew Tempany, Stephenson Halliday
clock 06 February 2023 • 5 min read
The roadmap includes a new target to expand the hedgerow network | Credit: iStock

A blueprint for nature loss reversal or a roadmap to a cliff edge? The green economy reacts to the Environmental Improvement Plan

BusinessGreen rounds up the reaction from politicians, campaigners, and green business leaders to the UK's new five-year environmental policy plan

BusinessGreen staff
clock 31 January 2023 • 16 min read