WILDERCULTURE CARNA PROJECT Overview The main purpose is to implement easy and affordable management strategies on the island of Carna and asses their impact to regenerate the whole island ecosystem […]Continue reading "Wilderculture Carna – An innovative ecological restoration project."
I have often been told, especially recently, that you can’t be an environmentalist if you eat meat. On the face of it seems a simple conclusion; livestock emit methane and […]Continue reading "Flatulence, wildfires and bogs. The madness of measuring methane."
In modern conservation and catchment management there has been a great deal of emphasis on rewetting landscapes in order to restore the impressive ecosystem services the mires, bogs and fens […]Continue reading "Rewetting our uplands; is it always a good idea?"
A vision for Lake District fell farming Some of the most inspiring conversations I have had were around our farmhouse kitchen table with my ex-farming neighbour Jonny Birkett. Jonny is […]Continue reading "A vision for Lake District fell farming"