All posts by Aidan

Preparing for Fieldwork

Emiel writes about his preparations for his next field trip.

Conservation Optimism and Politics

People from all over the world came to London to share in positivity, optimism and creativity at a 3-day Conservation Optimism summit.

Searching for Snares – how much effort is enough?

Harriet presented preliminary findings from her fieldwork at the the Asian-Pacific Chapter Meeting of the Association of Tropical Biology and Conservation.

Can games help us to understand and manage conservation conflicts?

A workshop at the Grimsö Wildlife Research Station in Sweden discussed the role games might play in tackling conservation conflicts.

Scottish Institute for Enterprise Fresh Ideas award

Zac Baynham-Herd's idea for peer-to-peer conservation won an award from the Scottish Institute for Enterprise in this year's Fresh Ideas competition.

Now anyone can save Planet Earth

In his recent TEDx talk, Zac explored whether we could use the digital world to help conserve the natural world.

Back from Cambodia

An update after Emiel's first PhD field trip to Cambodia

Credit: Jeremy Cusack

New Conservation Conflict Research Group

Aidan Keane, Zac Baynham-Herd and Chris Pollard were all present for the inaugural meeting of a new Conservation Conflict Research Group.

Xinyue Xia

Xinyue's project examines local people’s biophilia and knowledge of biodiversity in Guanxi, China

Tong Shi

Tong Shi's MSc project compares local people's experience of life around community conserved areas and nature reserves in Guanxi, China.