October in the countryside

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The latest environment and wildlife news

The practice of catching invasive American crayfish – in order to stop it out-competing the native British species – appears to do more harm than good, according to new research.

In an ambitious new initiative, the Woodland Trust has launched The Big Climate Flightback to tackle climate change, and are calling on the public to plant more trees.

A research project has found that releasing captive-bred Atlantic salmon could be causing long-term harm to wild populations.

Experts have discovered the origins and sex of the bearded vulture that arrived in the UK earlier this year.

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