Billions in targeted CAP spending fail to improve biodiversity, EU auditors find

Funding for tackling biodiversity loss under the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) has been largely wasted, EU auditors have found.

by Robert Hodgson
Report: intensification of agriculture is one of the main causes of biodiversity loss, say auditors (Photo by Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Report: intensification of agriculture is one of the main causes of biodiversity loss, say auditors (Photo by Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

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