Is DEFRA being dishonest about biodiversity goals?

Some say DEFRA is exaggerating its performance against global goals as nature continues its freefall and species extinctions accelerate. James Agyepong-Parsons reports.

by James Agyepong-Parsons
The UK's wildlife is in precipitous decline with the abundance of water voles down at least 94% since the 1990s. Photograph: Peter Trimming/Wikimedia Commons
The UK's wildlife is in precipitous decline with the abundance of water voles down at least 94% since the 1990s. Photograph: Peter Trimming/Wikimedia Commons

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