Air pollutant emissions were above legal limits

Air pollutant emissions were above legal limits in eight Member States in 2011, preliminary data shows. In 2010, 12 Member States exceeded these limits, according to final official data reported under the European Union’s National Emission Ceilings (NEC) Directive. Several air pollutants are still harming health and the environment in … Seguir leyendo / Continue reading


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Europe’s natural habitats under threat

Climate change, intensive farming and urban sprawl – are putting Europe’s parkland and biological diversity under increasing pressure. The natural environment can only take so much pressure, before it becomes spoiled, and already, loss of habitat is threatening many species with extinction. Natural parks play a crucial role in preserving … Seguir leyendo / Continue reading


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