To plant or not to plant, is that the question?

When it comes to regeneration, nobody does it quite like everybody’s favourite Time Lord Dr Who. Except perhaps for trees! In a Guardian article at the end of September, environmentalist George Monbiot argued that we have “a national obsession with tree planting” but that actually allowing trees to self-seed and spread themselves naturally is a…

The Lost Species

Wouldn’t it be a glorious sight to watch white-tailed sea eagles diving for fish in the waters around the Solent? The UK’s largest bird of prey, fondly known as a “flying barn door” for its eight foot wingspan, was wiped out in England a century ago but now there are plans afoot to explore the…