Science and Conservation Conservation

Blog post on holiday in Wallacea

After a holiday in Wallacea – northeast Sulawesi and the north Moluccas – in August, I’ve written an article on travels and some of the wildlife for the Alfred Russel Wallace blog. Now posted, with plenty of photos, at:

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Confessions of a crazy conservationist

I’m about to confess to long-term crazy behaviour on my part. And then, I will read your mind.             First, the confession. For over a quarter of a century, I have devoted considerable effort to what may well be a…

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TCM and Conservation

Traditional Chinese Medicine and conservation Bone of Tiger, Bile of Bear In the Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, there is a museum devoted to "Chinese Materia Medica". Were I to take you in there, I might ask you to…

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Taman Negara rainforest, Malaysia

Taman Negara – rainforest national park in Malaysia Breakfast with hornbills Early morning at Taman Negara Resort. I stand with a group of birdwatchers gathered by a cluster of chalets, and peer into a tree. Unperturbed by the resort staff…

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