ECOS Feature Articles

Welcome to the ECOS Archive - a compendium of 40 years of commentary and challenging writing on nature conservation in Britain.

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ECOS Edition: 1980

ECOS 1 (1) 1980

Contents: – Editorial p.2-3 – BANC Meetings p.3 – Landmarks in Conservation: An interview with [...]

ECOS 1980 1 (1) Book reviews, letters and news

Books reviewed: Seal Cull: The Grey Seal Controversy. John Lister-Kaye, 1979. Fieldwork Projects in Biology. [...]

ECOS 1980 1 (1) The Countryside and Wildlife Bill – Pete Rayne

Abstract: Existing legislation for wildlife protection in the UK is comlex, dispersed and inadequate. Recognising [...]

ECOS 1980 1 (1) Corby Closures – Mark July

Abstract: Closure of Corby steelworks may bring improvements to local air quality but the industry [...]

ECOS 1980 1 (1) Wash reclamation – Nick Pinder

Abstract: A discussion about the Ouse Washes and a plan for reclamation of salt-marsh as [...]

ECOS 1980 1 (1) Blue moves at Blean? Christine Bradley

Abstract: Now that the large blue butterfly is almost certainly extinct as a British breeding [...]

ECOS 1980 1 (1) One man’s view – Hanter Pobas

Abstract: A discussion of the trends and fashions in Ecology Download article as PDF: ECOS [...]

ECOS 1980 1 (1) Forward planning in conservation – David Goode

Abstract: It is hard to predict where problems and opportunities will arise, and to be [...]

ECOS 1980 1 (1) F.O.E. Habitat Campaign – Tim Clarke

Abstract: Loss of a rare butterfly species reflects a wider loss of habitats. This has [...]

ECOS 1980 1 (1) The Countryside in 1980 – Jane Clifford and Philip Lowe

Abstract: The ‘Issue Attention Cycle’ describes the growth and decline of issues. Widespread alarm about [...]