It was as if I’d stepped out of the sun into shadow.
“All fish-weirs shall be removed from the Thames, the Medway, and throughout the whole of England, except on the sea coast.”
Who most deserves to wander lonely as a cloud, in this hopelessly overcrowded land of ours?
John Burnside on the countryside’s future
This morning, I woke to a sound I didn’t recognise at first.
We think the planet's fish are rightfully ours. But the brown pelican is known to snatch fish from other birds in mid-air.
The cruellest winter is as much part of regeneration as any season of abundance.
Whether it's boring, homogenous, shiny fruit or dying bumblebees, do as Ronald Reagan said: “Just Say No.”
How we think about the natural world matters – which is why the rich metaphors in The Hidden Life of Trees are so important.
The Zombie PM
The doomed premiership of Theresa May