Welcome to the ECOS Archive - a compendium of 40 years of commentary and challenging writing on nature conservation in Britain.
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Over the last 40 years populations of the elusive Eurasian Otter (Fig.1) have been increasing [...]
Ash trees across the UK are dying following the relentless spread of the ‘ash dieback’ [...]
In recent years great crested newts have declined rapidly across the UK despite measures in [...]
The collective impact of animals in fertilising ecosystems across the world can offer much to [...]
Editions reviewed:ECOS 24(1), 24(3/4), 26(1), 29(2) In 2001, and mid-point of this ECOS review period, [...]
What are our reference points for taking a stance on whether something belongs in the [...]
A personal view of what nature writing might break in case of an emergency. Gritty [...]
Emma Mitchell Michael O’Mara Books, 2019, 192 pages Hbk £14.99 ISBN: 9781789290424 Review by Janet Mackinnon “I [...]
David Bangs Published by David Bangs, 2018, 396 pages Pbk £30 ISBN: 9780954863821 Review by Marion [...]
The nature conservation sector has gained resources and influence, yet wildlife continues to decline. Where [...]