The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside are the winners of a £2.2million Heritage Lottery Fund grant for their Great Manchester Wetlands: A Carbon Landscape project
Manchester’s Dig the City festival has covered public spaces in urban gardens, judged by celebrity gardener Rachel de Thame and Sean Harkin of the National Trust.
Plan bee: Manchester wildlife detectives urged to log sightings to combat decline for Great British Bee Count
The inaugural Great British Bee Count is an initiative which will help scientists build a nationwide picture of bee health.
Is nature cruel? Manchester taxidermy exhibition explores conflict and co-operation in the animal world
A troupe of animals including wolves, hares and birds have descended on Manchester Museum to challenge the notion that ‘nature is cruel’.
In pictures: Meet the tropical frogs and other cute critters hopping around in Manchester rainforest… ribbit!
World’s biggest collection of Costa Rican frogs
Elaine Williams has vowed to save Burnthwaite Old Hall
Ice age mystery solved? Key to understanding found in Australian quartz, Manchester scientist claims
The study is published in the journal Nature
Don’t believe the hype: World is getting cooler despite increased emission use, Manchester scientists reveal
Study by Manchester academics published in top journal
BBC’s green-fingered Chris Packham joins Salford schoolchildren to plant 100 trees and boost environment
Salford uni boasts trees from across globe
Research looked at the regeneration system in tadpoles.
Miracle graphene could ‘revolutionise’ everything from internet to anti-cancer drugs, claims Manchester scientist
Professor Kostya Novoselov has produced a ‘Graphene Roadmap’.