The last instalment in my short series about environment writing. For now. I say this because recently, when I’ve been telling people about my imminent departure, everyone’s asking if I keep writing. And I usually say yes.
In the previous post I rambled on how in my first year after graduating from ecology programme I’m trying my hand at writing and journalism. This part should be more about the writing itself and the topics I get to cover in my job. 4 separate but somewhat related stories.
Written by Edward Lewis, 4th year undergraduate studying Ecological Science (Forestry) at the University of Edinburgh. Likes everything and anything to do with woodlands. What do you do? This ubiquitous […]
The following article is a continuation of The Use of Traditional Knowledge in Development Contexts: Challenges and Opportunities Part 1. Local knowledge systems are increasingly being recognized by development organizations, NGOs […]
The fact that an awareness that “technologically sophisticated societies arose” in the Americas in advance of European development has only recently come to light means that indigenous lifeways and knowledge […]
I plan to make this a series. Here’s a first part about my short writing career, mostly the whats. Recently we got an email from Edinburgh uni, our alma mater, […]
This is our 100th post, and since our first what an exciting journey it has been! We have had over 12,000 views from 111 different countries. Most importantly, we have […]
Written by Sophie Bastable, a graduate of Ecological Science at the University of Edinburgh (graduating class of 2009). Sophie now works for Biofuelwatch as an energy campaigner in Edinburgh. The UK’s big […]
Chantal Lyons is currently taking an MSc in Environment, Science and Society at University College London, having previously earned a degree in Politics from the University of Nottingham. She follows […]
Protecting biodiversity is usually the explicit aim of conservation efforts, but are there other values in nature which need to be conserved? Does the unbroken existence and evolution of an […]