Parts of our planet, particularly the British Isles, have had much of their fauna exterminated. Rewilding is the reversing of this extermination, and to get started, rewilding depends on humans such as yourself.
Our MPs have just finished their inquiry into flooding and concluded that a “proactive approach to flooding is needed”. Beavers should be part of that plan.
“Fossil fuels are so inherently dirty and toxic, that they require sacrificial people and sacrificial places, they always have.”
An oxymoron is a figure of speech that contradicts itself. Examples include "authentic replica", "acting naturally" and "unbiased opinion". "The Energy and Climate Change Committee are investigating how to maximise the economic recovery of oil and gas" is another example.
In 1880s Hawaii, a “giant insect” was eaten to extinction. No photographs and specimens remain, but the beast was probably a katydid, so it might have looked something like this...
The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) has found a compromise on the controversial naming of its new polar research ship. Boaty McBoatface will live on as an unmanned underwater vessel, spending much of its time stored within RSS Sir David Attenborough.
In today's Oceania, the Australian Department of Environment could easily qualify for a fifth ministry. In the name of ecology this department destroys ecosytems, while in the name of environment it aggressively increases emissions.