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Inspectors could be given more powers to tackle wildlife crime - stv.tv

Inspectors could be given more powers to tackle wildlife crime - stv.tv | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
stv.tv Inspectors could be given more powers to tackle wildlife crime stv.tv The Scottish Government says the extra powers could provide a greater resource to fight wildlife crime in Scotland.
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GM rape opportunity - The Scottish Farmer

GM rape opportunity - The Scottish Farmer | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
The Scottish Farmer GM rape opportunity The Scottish Farmer "We know that the environment secretary Owen Paterson strongly favours GM, but rushing a poor trial into the ground just to prove a political point really isn't going to win the confidence...
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Climate change threat to native wildlife - Scotsman

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Scotsman Climate change threat to native wildlife Scotsman A healthier environment can provide clean water, flood protection, food and many other benefits that we will need in a future Scotland.” Protecting key habitats is vital not just for...
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Why smart governance is the secret to sustainability success ...

Why smart governance is the secret to sustainability success ... | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Far too often, corporate responsibility and sustainability programs are disconnected from the core strategy and operations of an organization. Sustainability practitioners are designated with a tall order to transform the ...
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We are what we build - Newspaper Tree

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We are what we build
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The onset of the 21st Century has brought a renewed awareness about the sustainability of our planet, spurring discussions about our total well-being.
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Scottish independence: the economic implications - The Guardian

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The Guardian Scottish independence: the economic implications The Guardian "This suggests that Scotland would be required to make more spending cuts and/or tax increases after independence (in addition to those already planned by the UK government)...
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North Sea investment bank attacks Scottish independence - Telegraph.co.uk

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Telegraph.co.uk North Sea investment bank attacks Scottish independence Telegraph.co.uk Mr Salmond has repeatedly claimed there is up to £1.5 trillion of oil and gas left in the North Sea but Mr Welsh said the SNP's plans to base a separate...
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Gordon Brown welcomes moves on Dalgety Bay clean-up - Fife Today

Gordon Brown welcomes moves on Dalgety Bay clean-up - Fife Today | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
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Gordon Brown welcomes moves on Dalgety Bay clean-up
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Kirkcaldy MP Gordon Brown has welcomed the first steps to a solution in the long-running fight over cleaning up contaminated radioactive material at Dalgety Bay.
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Can fast-growing Alter Eco push the envelope on sustainability?

Can fast-growing Alter Eco push the envelope on sustainability? | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
What would a truly sustainable food company look like? That's hard to say, but a small company called Alter Eco, which sells quinoa, rice, chocolate and sugar grown in Latin America, Asia and Africa, offers a clue or two.
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A turbulent turbine: Highland community torn between income and landscape - Herald Scotland

A turbulent turbine: Highland community torn between income and landscape - Herald Scotland | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Herald Scotland A turbulent turbine: Highland community torn between income and landscape Herald Scotland The arguments in favour roll on: there is a 120-page environmental impact statement backing the plan, Scottish Natural Heritage is happy with...
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Scottish film to illustrate haddock sustainability | Undercurrent News

Scottish film to illustrate haddock sustainability | Undercurrent News | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
The Scottish Whitefish Producers' Association (SWFPA) has produced a new video charting the journey of North Sea haddock from sea to plate, to highlight the sustainability of the fishery and the quality of the catch, reports ...
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Costa Alba? « - Bella Caledonia

Costa Alba? « - Bella Caledonia | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
By Isobel Lindsay Those looking for models for an independent Scotland have generally focused on European examples. Perhaps we should also look further afield. Think of a country with a similar population to Scotland and ...
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Shipping Industry Should Target Safety, Emissions, Technology to ...

Shipping Industry Should Target Safety, Emissions, Technology to ... | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Reducing ship and occupational fatalities, cutting emissions and using new technology to increase efficiency and keep freight costs low are the three most promising ways to achieve a safe and sustainable shipping industry ...
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Birds of prey spared poison – to be stamped to death - Scotsman

Birds of prey spared poison – to be stamped to death - Scotsman | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Scotsman Birds of prey spared poison – to be stamped to death Scotsman Environment minister and chair of Paw Scotland, Paul Wheelhouse, said: “I was disturbed to learn of the unfolding number of raptor persecution incidents as the year progressed,...
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Cyclists asked to slow down on the canal towpath! - The Edinburgh Reporter

Cyclists asked to slow down on the canal towpath! - The Edinburgh Reporter | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Cyclists asked to slow down on the canal towpath!
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Posh pound shop: Tiger sinks its claws into UK high street - The Times Herald

Posh pound shop: Tiger sinks its claws into UK high street - The Times Herald | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Posh pound shop: Tiger sinks its claws into UK high street The Times Herald With the ethos to sell "stylish own branded products in a fun environment at astonishing low prices", it quickly earned the nickname of the "posh Poundland" when it entered...
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Environment Minister dismisses calls for more action against raptor ...

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Over recent weeks we've blogged about the increased calls on the Scottish Government to do more in the fight against raptor persecution. First there were the hundreds of emails sent by the general public following the ...
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Award-winning chippy owner set to cook at top industry awards - allmediascotland.com (press release)

Award-winning chippy owner set to cook at top industry awards - allmediascotland.com (press release) | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
allmediascotland.com (press release) Award-winning chippy owner set to cook at top industry awards allmediascotland.com (press release) The Bay was named Scottish Sustainable Restaurant of the Year at last year's SRA awards, in recognition of its...
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Scottish independence: Pension age rise 'could be delayed' - BBC News

Scottish independence: Pension age rise 'could be delayed' - BBC News | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
BBC News Scottish independence: Pension age rise 'could be delayed' BBC News "Scotland would be required to make more spending cuts and/or tax increases after independence, in addition to those already planned by the UK government, in order to...
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Fishermen claim marine plan could destroy their industry in Scotland - Herald Scotland

Fishermen claim marine plan could destroy their industry in Scotland - Herald Scotland | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Herald Scotland Fishermen claim marine plan could destroy their industry in Scotland Herald Scotland Calum Duncan, from umbrella group Scottish Environment Link, which brings together over 30 groups, added: "Everyone wants a viable and healthy...
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Experts at Glasgow's Botanic Gardens battle to save rare plants from being ... - Scottish Daily Record

Experts at Glasgow's Botanic Gardens battle to save rare plants from being ... - Scottish Daily Record | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Experts at Glasgow's Botanic Gardens battle to save rare plants from being ...
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A COLONY of stick insects are eating their way through one of Scotland's most important collection of plants.
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Mayor Says Sustainability Is About Community, Not Politics | Nat ...

Mayor Says Sustainability Is About Community, Not Politics | Nat ... | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Discussion Ideas. Greensburg, Kansas, Mayor Bob Dixon said he had to “get past the idea that being 'green' was a liberal principle.” Why do you think sustainability is associated with liberal or Democratic ideas?
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Salmond makes push for hydro power expansion - Scotsman

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Salmond makes push for hydro power expansion Scotsman The project could require investment in the region of £600 million, but Mr Salmond said the move would mark “the renaissance” of hydro power development in Scotland, and together with 20 smaller...
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What hope for Hen Harriers and Golden Eagles and other raptors?

What hope for Hen Harriers and Golden Eagles and other raptors? | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Additionally, the obvious weak willed response from the Scottish Environment Minister hardly signals a robust stand from the Government. So what remains? It becomes increasingly obvious to me that we, the electorate and ...
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Sustainability at the Oscars: Going Green Can Be Glamorous

Sustainability at the Oscars: Going Green Can Be Glamorous | Sustainability At It's Finest | Scoop.it
Glitz, glamor, and environmental sustainability are on the agenda this Sunday at the Oscars. For the seventh year in a row, the organizers of the Academy Awards are adopting “green” practices for Hollywood's biggest night.
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