Environmental protection

Lords debates natural environment and animal welfare

Image of cattle lying in a field under trees

Peers consider options for improvement

How have funding cuts affected the work of Natural England?

Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 Committee takes evidence on 5 December at 11.05am

Ministers questioned on improving air quality

Committees hold Ministers to account over the Government’s latest plans to reduce nitrogen dioxide

How can we improve environmental policy after Brexit?

Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 Committee takes evidence on 28 November at 11.05am

Mayor of London questioned on air quality

The four Committees also hear from local government representatives and legal and health experts

More environmental protection

Title Date
Climate change experts questioned on clean growth strategy and COP23 22.11.2017
Environment Agency flood and environment work scrutinised 21.11.2017
Countryside access considered by Committee 21.11.2017
Committee questions UK fishing industry representatives 15.11.2017
Sustainability in the Ministry of Justice examined 14.11.2017
Are rural communities being left behind by Government? 10.11.2017