Soiled

“The evidence is that soil degradation continues at an alarming rate – the Soil Association states that over 2 million tonnes of topsoil are lost every year from land in the UK.” (http://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/blogs/woodland-trust/2015/08/the-need-to-protect-our-soils/)

The Soil Association is considering a timely rearrangement of its name to A Lost Iconic Oasis.

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Caving

“Ministers intend to change the trespass law that allows owners to refuse permission for drilling under their land, despite opposition from three-quarters of the public.” (http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/jun/28/allow-fracking-national-parks-environment-agency)

Subsidies for frackers; subsidence for residents.