My pick of the week


What is Rewilding Anyway? A new podcast by conservationist Peter Cooper.

Call to action

This is interesting! – A breif post by Mark Avery (wouldn’t it be a shame if you signed this new petition to ban driven grouse shooting).


Interpreting changing wader counts – An educational post by wader expert Graham Appleton.


Twitchers and groppers: when birdwatching turns ugly – by Patrick Barkham


The environmental footprints of conservationists, economists and medics compared – an intriguing read from Andrew Balmford et al.


Evidence of wildlife crime results in general licence restriction on Edradynate estate – Raptor Persecution Scotland.