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 … Continue reading New Nature: thank you all!
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 … Continue reading An Introduction to the Youth Nature Movement – Ben Eagle
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 … Continue reading #VisionForNature: A Groundbreaking Call For Change