New Nature | Issue 13

New Nature | Issue 13

The United Kingdom is full of incredible wildlife to discover, and over the past year, contributors to New Nature magazine have shared with us their adventures and conservation concerns. It has been a huge privilege for the team, as well as inspiring, to read such wonderful contributions by young wildlife lovers. We have included some [...]

A Focus on Nature is coming to the North-East

A Focus on Nature is coming to the North-East

A Focus on Nature, the youth nature network, is a rather fabulous organisation. One which, through sheer determination, generosity and the hard work of its committee and members, has established itself as perhaps the go-to community for young conservationists, ecologists, nature writers, campaigners and others with an interest in the natural world here in the [...]

New Nature: thank you all!

New Nature: thank you all!

A few months ago, toying with the idea of starting up an online magazine written and produced entirely by young people, I had hoped a few people may rally to the notion. I had hoped that some may be interested in reading such a document and others, particularly a few notable figures in the environmental [...]

An Introduction to the Youth Nature Movement – Ben Eagle

An Introduction to the Youth Nature Movement – Ben Eagle

There is something notable happening in conservation. For years, conservationists have bemoaned the perceived lack of interest that younger people take in the natural world. They point to nature deficit disorder as a distinct consequence of a generation of children lacking outdoor experiences. The internet is cast as a negative force, with children spending upwards [...]

#VisionForNature: A Groundbreaking Call For Change

#VisionForNature: A Groundbreaking Call For Change

 This week, to widespread applause, 'A Focus on Nature' published their phenomenal #VisionForNature report. A document like no other - one in which a plethora of incredibly passionate young naturalists set out their vision for nature by the year 2050. A document which, following two years of hard work on behalf of those involved, stands [...]