ECOS 35 (2) Summer 2014 Green and pleasant heritage. Martin Spray

Abstract: Ian Rotherham’s article ‘The call of the wild’ in ECOS 35(1) 2014 prompted some tangential thoughts: Why do we tinker ad nauseam with the status quo, while leaving more fundamental questions below the horizon? Must we continue to sell nature conservation via florid wildflower meadows and the iconic face of the tiger? Should the aesthetics of landscape have priority over the ecology of the land?

Download article as PDF: ECOS 35-2-48 Green and pleasant heritage