Environmental expert Dr Julia Meaton comments on the prospect that a warming, rapidly changing Arctic will be the “new normal” and will shows no signs of returning to the reliably frozen region of the past.
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Environmental researcher Fiona Hesselden comments on the call for an end to throwaway plastic signalled at the UN environment ministers meeting in Kenya.
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Wildlife crime expert Melanie Flynn is a Senior lecturer in Criminology from the University of Huddersfield. In an article for The Conversation she says the UK is a key player in the world’s illegal wildlife trade and more needs to be done to hinder the crimes.
Dr Sofia Izquierdo-Sanchez comments on the unrest in Spain and the claim of independence by Catalonia
Transport and Logistics Professor Colin Bamford comments on Monarch Airlines ceasing trading.