Kids need nature, and nature needs kids too

Author Katie Riley There is growing coverage in the media these days about the benefits of exposure to nature for our health and that of our children. We know that time spent outdoors reduces stress and improves physical health and … Continue reading

Forestry Commission Sell-Off

Author Tony Whitbread A consultation has started about a proposal for the government to sell some or all of the land looked after by the Forestry Commission – the Public Forest Estate. http://www.defra.gov.uk/corporate/consult/forests/20110127-forestry-consult-doc.pdf Governments (of whatever political colour) tend to … Continue reading