Who is the world’s leading environmental vandal? The answer may surprise you. Read more.
Category: environment and the natural world
The demand for perpetual economic growth, and the collective madness it provokes, leads inexorably to environmental collapse Read more.
If we want people to engage with the living world, we should stop using such constipated terms to describe our relationship to it. Read more.
The Lake District’s world heritage status reveals a widespread betrayal of the living world, by both conservation groups and the UN Read more.
Another deadly tree disease threatens these islands, but the government will do nothing to keep it out. Read more.
We have enough physical and ecological space for public luxury for all. But not enough for private luxury for all. Read more.
The attempt to turn the Lake District into a World Heritage site would be a disaster Read more.
Those who claim to be “conservatives” would shred the very fabric of the nation. Read more.
By reframing the economy, Kate Raworth’s Doughnut Economics changes our view of who we are and where we stand. Read more.
Kayaking with basking sharks provides a glimpse of the wonders we could experience if our seas are rewilded. Read more.
Consumerism occupies a sacred and inviolable space, while the wonders of the living world are dispensable. Read more.
Want to cast someone into the outer darkness? Then give them the environment department, that should be the most important portfolio of all. Read more.
Academic standards go up in smoke in a wildly biased paper on burning in the British uplands. Read more.
National park authorities inflict mass destruction on wildlife and habitats, then call it conservation Read more.
How public money and crazy policies speed water off the land and into our homes Read more.
Rewilding, hillwalking and the extraordinary history of these islands. Read more.