Craig Bennett, chief executive of The Wildlife Trusts, explains why the organisation has teamed up with other green NGOs to develop guidelines for firms looking to invest in credible nature and carbon projects
Voluntary Nature Market Principles to guide activity of the Big Nature Impact Fund set up by government to stimulate the UK's fledgling nature markets
RSPB accuses government of 'lying' over water pollution rules, as Office for Environmental Protection warns proposed changes amount to a 'regression'
Therese Coffey urges business leaders and financiers to ramp up investment in nature at event marking six months on from COP15 Biodiversity Summit
Could a partnership between Aviva and the Wildlife Trusts offer a new model for corporate financing of nature-based solutions?
Project partner Wildlife Trusts commends Aviva for its 'far sighted approach' to nature-based solutions, as insurer pursues net reduction in carbon emissions from the mid-2030s onwards
But conservation charities decry 'pattern of inaction' over past 15 years that could see waterway health worsen before it improves
Ban on sales of peat-based compost to private gardeners set to be introduced, with potential ban on professional horticulture being discussed by government
Charity coalition publishes its first climate risk assessment, examining the impact of climate change across its 400 square mile estate