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View the article in its original format here Indonesian government unable to stop the burning as peat-swamp forests are taken out. Raging fires have broken out in the peat-swamp forests of Central Kalimantan in Indonesian Borneo, threatening endangered wildlife including the world’s largest population of orangutans. According to conservationists working in the area, the fires […]

View the article in its original format here Political unrest adds to the problems facing Madagascar’s rich and varied wildlife. Madagascar’s unique but gravely threatened fauna, including rare chameleons, birds and lemurs, is in even greater danger due to political unrest spreading to reserves and national parks. Months of unrest led to a coup and […]

Published writing

A selection of my published work: Books Madagascar, (10th ed.), Bradt Travel Guides, 2011 (Contributor) Primates of the World, New Holland, 2008 (Major Contributor) Borneo, Bradt Travel Guides, 2008 (Contributing Editor) Articles published online News analysis, comment and features It’s Happening: 2016 is the year of climate disobedience (Red Pepper, June 2016) Heathrow13: Why I risked jail for my […]

I take a holistic approach to life and social change, spreading my time between: freelance journalism and editing // nature connection facilitation and outdoor education // grassroots activism // training people in skills for social change // woodland and water management // and creating art for social change. I organise with Reclaim the Power and Plane Stupid // I train, […]