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After months of worry and speculation, photographic evidence has come in to prove Mabel the tawny owl is alive, well and back in her home tree in Ipswich.

It was a monumental task, matched by a monumental effort - and it removed a monumental mountain of litter from Suffolk’s beaches.

Final consultation on proposals for a new twin reactor nuclear power station on the Suffolk coast will not take place until next year at the earliest.

A Suffolk recycling centre says it will be open for business as usual today, just days after firefighters battled a huge inferno at the site.

It’s well established that bird migration is one of the great marvels of the natural world - but studies in a Suffolk seaside town are showing that it’s even more miraculous than might be thought.

Prince Harry took a step into the wilderness in Essex today during a visit to a conservation project that aims to teach youngsters to value the countryside.

An ‘overwhelming’ public response has been given to an appeal for £200,000 that will enable a ‘unique’ area of the Brecks to be protected for wildlife.

A delighted Suffolk farmer has scooped a prestigious national farm conservation accolade.

Campaigners have expressed disappointment after a permit was granted for an incinerator in mid-Essex.

Swimmers have been advised to stay out of the sea at a Clacton beach because of bacteria including E. coli in the water.

Autumn is here - and that means birds are on the move. Waveney Bird Club members have been showing visitors to the famous RSPB Minsmere just how miraculous migration really is.

Key river routes of the Stour have been cleared this summer ahead of the annual Sudbury to the Sea event.

A massive swathe of marine habitat off the Essex coast has been given special international protection to safeguard its wildlife, the Government’s natural environment advisory body has announced.

Two of Ipswich’s top parks are in the running for a prestigious award recognising Britain’s best green spaces nationwide.

Kirton and Falkenham Parish Council complained via the council’s online reporting system at the end of July and then by phone.

New figures have revealed fly-tipping is draining more than £1million of taxpayers’ money each year across Essex.

Detailed proposals for a new road to bypass four traffic-plagued east Suffolk villages and help with the economic growth of the area will be revealed next week.

Ipswich Borough Council spent almost £1,000 in two years cleaning up sites vacated by travellers.

Suffolk Wildlife Trust today launches an appeal to give one of its most popular and important nature reserves a 30th birthday present - a 77-acre extension containing special Breckland habitat that has remained untouched by agriculture for 25 years.

One of the largest council-owned solar farms in the country in west Suffolk is producing enough electricity to power 3,500 homes.

Three councils behind plans to create new garden communities across north Essex look set to form the first development corporation in more than a decade.

Ipswich has the hardest water in the country according to a new study - leading to higher costs repairing and replacing kitchen appliances.

A classic example of the modernist design used by John Penn on 10 Suffolk homes will be open for the public to explore on Saturday, September 9.

Visitors to the Suffolk seaside were confronted by the striking spectacle of a plastic whale measuring the length of two double-decker buses – created to drive home an environmental call to arms.

Students from Easton and Otley College who carried out conservation work with rhinos in South Africa this year are hoping to return for more volunteering.

More than 100 pollution incidents have been reported at livestock farms in Suffolk and Essex since 2010, including pig muck leaking into rivers.

A few miles from Sudbury, just over the border into Essex, lies a wonderful place called Foxearth Meadows nature reserve.

Members of a watchdog group say communities in east Suffolk are potentially missing out on millions of pounds because the Government does not classify spent fuel from Sizewell B as nuclear waste.

A group of volunteers who have worked tirelessly to improve one of Ipswich’s popular parks over the last five years have split – but say their work will remain for future generations to enjoy.

A cluster of supertankers anchored off the Suffolk coast has fuelled fresh fears about the potential for pollution on the beaches of one of the country’s best-loved resorts.

A 61-year-old Ipswich man has been banned from keeping animals after horses he owned were found hungry, dehydrated and diseased.

From ancient woolly mammoth teeth to the tell-tale signs of today’s throw-away, consumer-driven society - the things you can find on a beachcombing walk never cease to be thought-provoking. A new venture aims to promote the activity - and help inspire people to take care of the marine environment.

Air quality concerns have been raised about two locations in east Suffolk.

Members of a watchdog group say communities in east Suffolk are potentially missing out on millions of pounds because the Government does not classify spent fuel from Sizewell B as nuclear waste.

Stone-curlews have made the most of conditions created specifically for them on a Suffolk heath, raising hopes higher for a secure future for the enigmatic species.

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