Tag Archives: Conservation

Meet the Management Team

They don’t realise it but this lot are fundamental to maintaining the best limestone heath in Wales.  For payment they get quite a nice view….. Advertisements

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Mountain Thoughts

During the past few weeks I’ve been doing a lot of work in some of Wales’ upland areas, reviewing management options for conservation of habitats and species, and monitoring the effects of grazing on huge areas of common land.  It’s … Continue reading

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Music For One of the Greatest Nature Writers

Aldo Leopold was a great visionary writer who realised before most people that in conserving wild nature we save ourselves… “The last word in ignorance is the man who says of an animal or plant, “What good is it?” If … Continue reading

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The wonderful history, landscape and wildlife of the Dinefwr Estate

I have been exceptionally lucky recently to have been asked to prepare a conservation management plan for the estate at Dinefwr (Din-ev-or) near Llandeilo in West Wales, which is owned and cared for by the National Trust. It is quite … Continue reading

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