Articles

Accountancy won’t save Nature | Miles King (Oct 2019) – The notion of ‘Net Gain’ – which is simply Biodiversity Offsetting by a different name – won’t work, and not least because the language of accountancy has no place in the conservation of nature, writes ecologist Miles King. (Read time: 5 minutes)

Pheasants | Dr Mark Avery (Sept 2019) – At this time of year, 43 million captive-bred Pheasants are released into the countryside ahead of the opening of the Pheasant-shooting season in October. This process is largely unregulated and concerns are growing about the sustainability of this practice, even among those who shoot, writes wildlife campaigner Dr Mark Avery. (Read time: 4 minutes)

A War On Wildlife? | Simon Constantine (Sept 2019) – Glorious 12th? We have to call into question our own attitudes to nature at this point too, and our relationship with the natural world, writes former Lush Director Simon Constantine. (Read time: 5 minutes)