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Conservation work at Portrush golf course in Northern Ireland
Conservation work at Portrush golf course in Northern Ireland

Duration: 01:34

News report about Royal Portrush golf club funding conservation work to protect its greens.

 
Introducing Britain's Green Belts and National Parks
Introducing Britain's Green Belts and National Parks

Duration: 3:54

A large number of Green Belt and National Park areas have been established in an attempt to protect the British countryside.

 
Loch Lomond land use - conservation
Loch Lomond land use - conservation

Duration: 01:51

Loch Lomond is part of the Environmentally Sensitive Area scheme. A project completed under the scheme is used as an example.

 
Managing deer populations in Lulworth, Dorset
Managing deer populations in Lulworth, Dorset

Duration: 4:37

Thermal imaging cameras are used to locate and protect Sika deer on a military firing range in Dorset.

 
Recycling and the incineration of waste
Recycling and the incineration of waste

Duration: 01:54

The Dutch are very good at managing their waste. Recycling and incineration reduce the need for landfill.

 
Reducing air pollution from traffic
Reducing air pollution from traffic

Duration: 03:37

In Amsterdam, cars are responsible for producing more than half of the city's air pollution. This pollution results in acid rain, global warming and human health problems.

 
The Cairngorms: protecting nature and the economy
The Cairngorms: protecting nature and the economy

Duration: 03:49

Grantown Grammar School in the Highlands is next to Cairngorms National Park, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The students investigate how the park rangers conserve the special environment of the park.

 
The impact of oil spills in the Mediterranean
The impact of oil spills in the Mediterranean

Duration: 02:11

Oil spillages can occur in the Mediterranean and have devastating effects on the environment and local industries.

 
The influence of human activity on the Norfolk Broads
The influence of human activity on the Norfolk Broads

Duration: 05:02

The Norfolk Broads are typically regarded as natural features of the landscape but the impact of human activity on this area has been far-ranging.

 
The Sonoran Desert - over-extraction of water
The Sonoran Desert - over-extraction of water

Duration: 03:28

Water is becoming scarcer in the Sonoran Desert, South West USA. The impact of over-extraction of water in the desert is severe and the existing settlements are becoming unsustainable.

 
The Sonoran Desert - under threat
The Sonoran Desert - under threat

Duration: 05:04

The Sonoran Desert in the South West of the USA has been inhabited for many years. Huge farms have been developed and cities exist here, such as Phoenix.

 
Yorkshire Dales: conservation and protection
Yorkshire Dales: conservation and protection

Duration: 01:43

The Yorkshire Dales was designated as a National Park in 1954. The conservation and preservation of the Yorkshire Dales by the National Parks Authority and the National Trust is explained.

 

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