We depend on insects for our existence, yet we abuse them casually.
Dutch elm disease is a tragic thing to watch, but we shouldn't be too gloomy. Woody vegetation responds, adapts, regroups. What emerges in its recovery stage may not be the same as before, but it will always be a vital, dynamic, arboreal community.
We need our meadows and oceans to teem with wild creatures. The badger cull is a sign of our broken relationship with the natural world.
Gravity is not just a limitation, but a potential partner in exploring the world.
Where the wild things are.
What's the difference between rot and decay?
We are living without the sense of the shamanic and the transformational that our forebears found vital for survival.
Alice Oswald's nature column.
I took the wild Australian coast for granted, then I had to learn to fight.
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