Activisionary meetups are a way for like-minded people to group together and discuss ways to combat environmental concerns and develop successful campaigns at a grassroots level. Our local groups offer help to those who want to make a difference and who want to learn more about the effect we’re having on the environment.
Every other Saturday we will be hosting a litter relief campaign around the Greater Manchester area, where local residents can come and help pick up litter and create a stronger sense of community.
On 1st January this year the ‘Countryside Stewardship Scheme’ (CSS) came into force across England as the new environmental management scheme for improving the state of nature on our farms across the nation. Despite its name it is very different to the previous ‘countryside stewardship scheme’ which closed in 2004 (the people at Defra […]CONTINUE READING →
An unprecedented amount of rainfall fell across the UK last week, with many people left without power, a home and an answer to the question “why?”. It has been a stark reminder of how unprepared we are for tackling extreme weather events and will hopefully show local councils and the wider government the need to increase […]CONTINUE READING →
Researchers say ocean acidification may have dramatic effects on phytoplankton. Phytoplankton, tiny plants which live in the ocean, form the foundation of the marine food web and play an important role in the regulation of Earth’s climate. These wonderful organisms create their own food using sunlight, nutrients and carbon dioxide drawn down from the atmosphere, […]CONTINUE READING →