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Standing up for nature · 21m ago

Saturday cartoon by Ralph Underhill

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Standing up for nature · 11h ago

Moorland Imbalance (6)

I’ve enjoyed the response of the GWCT to my criticisms of their little booklet: The Moorland Balance, Moorland Imbalance (1), Moorland Imbalance (2), Moorland Imbalance (3), Moorland Imbalan...
Standing up for nature · 17h ago

Those NE Hen Harrier data

Even with the minimal amount of data disclosed by NE on their Hen Harrier study, it’s possible to start making some initial explorations of the data.  Here are some initial thoughts which mu...
Standing up for nature · 1d ago

Guest blog – Can Lebanon control Illegal Hunting? by James Hogg

James (@JWTHogg) writes: I grew up on a farm on the edge of the North York Moors and have always been interested by nature and always wanted to be able to put a name to everything. Over the ...
Standing up for nature · 1d ago

Wild food (2) – Mackerel by Ian Carter

The summer and autumn months bring Mackerel shoals close inshore around much of our coastline. They are like miniature tuna and roam the seas in hungry packs looking for baitfish, snapping v...
Standing up for nature · 1d ago

The Moorland Imbalance (5)

In their little booklet, the GWCT address five areas that they say are commonly-heard criticisms of driven grouse shooting. This week I’ll deal with each of them. GWCT say that a commonly-he...
Standing up for nature · 2d ago

The Moorland Imbalance (4)

In their little booklet, the GWCT address five areas that they say are commonly heard criticisms of driven grouse shooting. This week I’ll deal with each of them. In their booklet GWCT state...
Standing up for nature · 2d ago

Another amazing Hen Harrier image from Gordon Yates

  Just superb!  A superb image of superb birds. Who’d want to kill these?       And it reminded me of ‘Ginger Rogers did everything Fred Astaire did, except backwards and in high heels.’. Li...
Standing up for nature · 3d ago

The Moorland Imbalance (3)

In their little booklet, the GWCT address five areas that they say are commonly-heard criticisms of driven grouse shooting. This week I’ll deal with each of them. The GWCT correctly identify...
Standing up for nature · 3d ago

Heather Trust seeks new Director

Simon Thorp is standing down as Director of the Heather Trust after doing the job for 15 years. The fact that most readers of this blog won’t have heard of the Heather Trust is a testament t...