Esther Han Urban beekeepers are demanding Bunnings Warehouse remove all products containing neonicotinoids, a class of pesticides, after a European Union ban.
Amanda Hoh The increasing use of home pesticides is creating a biodiversity imbalance, biologists say.
Natalie O'Brien A report on the levels of toxic chemicals and metals found around a suburban park is set to be reviewed under the supervision of NSW's chief scientist in a bid to settle a split between environmental...
Bridie Smith Deformed insects, some with fused teeth, have been linked to poisonous pesticides used in Victoria.
What are the objective criteria for defining water as potable? Why do we pronounce it ''pote-able'' water and not ''pot-able'' water?
Butterflies are the essence of cool in the insect world, a favorite muse for poets and songwriters who hold them up as symbols of love, beauty, transformation and good fortune.
Jessica Wright AUSTRALIAN authorities have confirmed a class of antibiotic recently banned for use in livestock in the United States is used to treat animals bred for human consumption in Australia.
Esther Han Last April, Lily Morrissey crammed a small camera, a camcorder and a laptop into her backpack and embarked on a worldwide adventure to document solutions to environmental problems.
Commercial fishers will have to record their catches electronically under legislation to be introduced in federal parliament in the coming weeks.
Scientists searching for the cause of the mass deaths of dolphins and pelicans off the coast of Peru think they know what killed the pelicans.
The earth's environmental systems "are being pushed towards their biophysical limits," the United Nations Environment Program says.
The owner of 22 horses that died suddenly on a south-east Queensland property has questioned a finding that scrub ticks or botulism probably caused the deaths.
The Great Barrier Reef is being contaminated by farm chemicals up to 50 times the levels deemed safe, World Wildlife Fund Australia says.
Starving turtles and carcasses are washing up along the Queensland coast amid warning of a wildlife crisis on the Great Barrier Reef.
The United Nations has completed the first-ever global assessment of the state of the planet's land resources, finding in a report today that a quarter of all farmland is highly degraded and warning...
Ambrose Evans-Pritchard Almost a third of global farm output depends on animal pollination, largely by honey bees.
LOS ANGELES: Scientists still do not know what is causing flocks of birds to drop from the sky in America's south as several hundred more fell dead on to a Louisiana highway.
Living by her conscience gives this activist the courage to oppose the unjust, writes Matt Wade.
Stephen Bates LONDON: Otters in Britain, which 30 years ago were thought to be on the brink of extinction, have made a remarkable comeback and are now to be found almost everywhere, a report by the Environment...
Paola Totaro The yearning for silence amid London's incessant bustle has led to increasingly frequent weekend forays into the English countryside, a world redolent with images from stories read in bed as little...