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  • Blog Post: Deeply beautiful : why we should rule out fracking in protected areas

    There is a peculiar distinction in British environmentalism that has separated beauty from wildlife. These two features of the natural world have been championed by different NGOs and even command distinct designations. I blame Romanticism. It's never made sense to me - the pleasure and inspiration...
  • Blog Post: Fracking fears for wildlife

    I'm still on annual leave this week so here's another guest post. This one's from our Head of Climate Change Policy, Harry Huyton. The debate over fracking for shale gas has taken over the environmental agenda in the past two weeks and voices on both sides are getting more and more shrill...
  • Blog Post: Budget 2013: a reaction

    I spent Tuesday night being inspired by a talk from Dr Azzam Alwash, Chair of one of our Birdlife International Partners, Nature Iraq . He spoke about his ten year campaign to restore the 5,000 square miles of Mesopotamian Marshes which had previously been drained under Saddam Hussein's regime. It's...