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Seahorses released to halt population decline

On 16 November, a group of 60 seahorses (most of them born in captivity) were released into the Ria Formosa.
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Environment, Algarve, Good News - 24 Nov 2021, 14:00

Sines refinery integrates plans for decarbonisation

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Environment - 21 Nov 2021, 12:00

Mining ahead of environment and people

By Daisy Sampson, In News, Environment - 20 Nov 2021, 11:00

From Portugal with love from Bam&Boo

By Cristina da Costa Brookes, In Renature - 17 Nov 2021, 10:00

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Action against Portugal for bad air quality

The European Commission has announced it will be filing action against Portugal in the European Union Court of Justice due to poor...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Environment - 16 Nov 2021, 16:00

PAN leader denies link to intensive agriculture

PAN spokeswoman Inês de Sousa Real has guaranteed that the agricultural companies of...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Politics, Environment - 15 Nov 2021, 12:26

Marcelo welcomes "small steps"

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Environment - 15 Nov 2021, 11:00




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Design faults

There are a few things that really annoy me about the way things seem to be designed badly.
By Marilyn Sheridan, In Home & Garden - 26 Nov 2021, 18:30

New rules for long-term rentals

Tenants will now be able to demand new rights with this new law amendment that changed...
By Paula Martins, In Consumer Rights - 26 Nov 2021, 18:00

Aljezur Sweet Potato Festival

One of the largest autumn gastronomic festivals in the south of the country kicks off on...
By Cristina da Costa Brookes, In Algarve, Events - 25 Nov 2021, 16:00

Tagus Park: City of Knowledge

By Bruno G. Santos, In Business - 25 Nov 2021, 13:00

Sustainability

Are you being environmentally friendly?

In many everyday situations, it’s difficult to say definitively whether something is ‘bad’ or ‘good’ for the environment...
By PA/TPN, In Sustainability - 04 Nov 2021, 18:00

Energy price “time bomb” in Portugal

The Left Bloc has demanded “urgent” measures from the Government against the rise in...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Sustainability - 14 Sep 2021, 17:00


Microsatellites ruining the night sky

By TPN/Lusa, In Sustainability , News - 24 Aug 2021, 12:00



Editor's Choice

New rules for long-term rentals

By Paula Martins, In Consumer Rights - 26 Nov 2021, 18:00

Aljezur Sweet Potato Festival

By Cristina da Costa Brookes, In Algarve, Events - 25 Nov 2021, 16:00

Tagus Park: City of Knowledge

By Bruno G. Santos, In Business - 25 Nov 2021, 13:00

Assistance dogs: giving support to those who need them

By Bruno G. Santos, In Portugal - 24 Nov 2021, 20:00

Renature

From Tree to Bottle - An olives juicy journey

Not the first time an olive has appeared in the press.
By Jake Cleaver, In Renature, Portugal, Food & Drink - 02 Nov 2021, 12:00

Have you seen a parakeet?

Become a citizen scientist and help SPEA with their census
By Jake Cleaver, In Portugal, Environment, Renature - 01 Nov 2021, 18:34

Monchique Alpacas

By Jake Cleaver, In Renature - 12 Oct 2021, 10:31

Meet Mossy Earth

By Jake Cleaver, In Renature - 06 Oct 2021, 11:00


Bee in the moment

By Jake Cleaver, In Renature - 21 Sep 2021, 13:29


Love Island

By Jake Cleaver, In Renature - 15 Sep 2021, 10:00


Other Environment Articles

Running on rubbish

The municipality of Cascais now has a system capable of transforming household waste into...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Environment - 10 Nov 2021, 10:00

Portugal’s plastic problem

Portugal produces plastic waste above the European average, with a fraction still going in...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Environment, Portugal - 09 Nov 2021, 16:00

Mining rights awarded in Évora

The rights to prospect and explore metallic mineral deposits in four municipalities in the...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Environment - 09 Nov 2021, 15:00

Guimarães planting urban forest

One of the areas adjacent to the Guimarães train station will have an “urban forest”,...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Environment, Porto & North - 08 Nov 2021, 18:25

Protestors demonstrate in Lisbon for climate justice

About a thousand people demonstrated in Lisbon on 7 November in a march in defence of...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Environment - 08 Nov 2021, 14:47

13 reservoirs with less than 40% water

Thirteen of the 60 monitored reservoirs had, at the end of October, water availability...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Environment - 06 Nov 2021, 18:00

Portuguese research group creates animal welfare guide

By TPN/Lusa, In Environment - 31 Oct 2021, 13:51

Honey production threatened by wasps and weather

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Environment - 26 Oct 2021, 19:00