Welcome to the ECOS Archive - a compendium of 40 years of commentary and challenging writing on nature conservation in Britain.
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Peter Shirley has been dealing with nature conservation policy, funding and other issues for more than 30 years whilst working for, and volunteering with, the Wildlife Trusts. These views are entirely his own.
State of Nature report 2019 Would it not be wonderful if Britain was indeed a [...]
INVASIVE ALIENS The plants and animals from over there that are over here Dan Eatherley [...]
What are our reference points for taking a stance on whether something belongs in the [...]
The nature conservation sector has gained resources and influence, yet wildlife continues to decline. Where [...]
The wildlife manifesto launched by Chris Packham is a lengthy wish list in need of [...]
Is the Government’s new 25 year plan for the environment a sign it is desperately [...]
INHERITORS OF THE EARTH How Nature is Thriving in an Age of Extinction Chris D [...]
Environment and wildlife groups are busy trying to influence policies before and after the election [...]
Abstract: The implications of Brexit are complex even just for terrestrial wildlife conservation. This article [...]
Abstract: We need different groups of people to act in a variety of ways to [...]