Among the many themes that have run through posts on this blog since we started it back in August 2009, the role of the Nature Directives in safeguarding our finest wildlife sites – the ‘special places’ of this blog – has been a constant. In recent years those very laws have come under threat and it’s now a year since the Defend Nature campaign got up and running. Here’s an update on how the campaign has been going on our Nature’s Heroes blog that I’d like to share with you.

If you’re one of the many voices that have been raised in support of these vital and effective laws – thank you!

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