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Ensuring nature's recovery across Britain – putting Government's 30% by 2030 promises into action

Ensuring nature's recovery across Britain – putting Government's 30% by 2030 promises into action
By Rewilding Britain
30 Sep 2020

In September 2020, Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised the Government will help nature and boost biodiversity by protecting 30% of UK land…

News

UK Government’s England Tree Strategy Consultation

UK Government’s England Tree Strategy Consultation
By Rewilding Britain
03 Sep 2020

Tell Government to double woodland cover and support natural tree regeneration

News

Press release: Natural regeneration key to doubling woodlands and saving Britain’s crippled forests

Press release: Natural regeneration key to doubling woodlands and saving Britain’s crippled forests
By Rewilding Britain
04 Sep 2020

Allowing trees to naturally establish over huge areas could massively expand Britain’s woodlands more effectively and at a fraction of the cost…

News

Saving Scotland’s wild beavers

Saving Scotland’s wild beavers
By Rewilding Britain
28 Aug 2020

As Scotland's beaver killing season restarts, action by the Scottish Government is needed to help wild beavers survive

News

Beaver culling in Scotland: what's the issue?

Beaver culling in Scotland: what's the issue?
By Rewilding Britain
17 Jun 2020

Concern is mounting that beaver culling in Tayside, Scotland threatens the viable population. Here's our digested read of the issue.

Interview

Learning to live with lynx

Learning to live with lynx
By Rewilding Britain
18 May 2018

The lynx reintroduction debate is about people and shared understanding. So we need balanced, factual information, as presented by a striking…

Interview

The Red Squirrel: a Future in the Forest - book and interview

The Red Squirrel: a Future in the Forest - book and interview
By Rewilding Britain
13 Sep 2017

We take a peek at this stunning picture perfect book, and talk to SCOTLAND: The Big Picture’s Peter Cairns about the rewilding message behind…

News

Beavers are back for good in Scotland – and they will be protected

Beavers are back for good in Scotland – and they will be protected
24 Nov 2016

It’s time to celebrate a major step forward for the rewilding movement in Britain

Feature

Reforestation in Norway: showing what’s possible in Scotland and beyond

Reforestation in Norway: showing what’s possible in Scotland and beyond
By Rewilding Britain
20 Jan 2016

Scotland and Norway suffered large-scale deforestation over centuries but over the last 100 years the trees have been returning to Norway. It…

Film

Rewilding Scotland: a short film

Rewilding Scotland: a short film
By Rewilding Britain
25 Aug 2015

George Tomlinson provides an insight into rewilding with some of the movement's pioneers in Scotland