‘Grandiose statements lacking teeth’: MPs slate government's biodiversity polices

Government action to reverse biodiversity loss needs to be “stepped up in scale, ambition, pace, and detail”, with new interim targets enshrined in the Environment Bill, and a boost to funding for bodies with responsibility for “monitoring, protecting and increasing levels of biodiversity in England”, a report by MPs has recommended.

by Michael Donnelly
Biodiversity: MPs highlight government policy failings (Photograph: jans canon, CC BY 2.0, Flickr)
Biodiversity: MPs highlight government policy failings (Photograph: jans canon, CC BY 2.0, Flickr)

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