How devolution adds complexity to post-Brexit green policy

Environmental policies and powers are among 24 devolved areas where the UK government wants to temporarily retain control after Brexit. Catherine Early reports on the implications

Field of rape seed

England is currently the only UK nation that allows the growth of GM crops

The governments of Scotland and Wales have had concerns over the EU (Withdrawal) Bill since it was published, but a recent paper by the Cabinet Office revealing the UK government’s direction of thinking on environmental policy has strained relations further.

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