Published on 30 Mar 2017 Sections , ,

British nature after Brexit

Science Editor

Leaving aside the nature of Britain after Brexit what about Britain’s nature? The bulk of our environmental protections are European ones and conservationists worry that our wildlife, could be under threat post-Brexit.

Channel 4 News has obtained a copy of the government’s much delayed 25-year plan for the environment. It’s ambitious in scope, but will it help protect the environment better than European laws have done up until now?