Rob is an independent commentator and communicator focusing on agriculture, nature conservation, farming, wildlife, forestry, fishing, pollinators, shooting, rewilding. He chairs debates, facilitates dialogue, leads walks, has over 100 letters on the environment published in The Times, and is a rural chartered surveyor.
Upcoming. Walks Talgarth Walking Festival 1 May, Walk/talk for National Trust’s rangers autumn. Talks Abergavenny Civic Soc 8 May. Chair Hay Festival debate ‘Green-tech tinted glasses‘ 25 May. Chair Focus on Nature and Young Farmers 4 Nov.
Previously… spoke at ‘Communicate’, hosted conversations with Wye and Usk farmers, CPRW, and Gwent Wildlife Trust. Chair: discussion on govt’s Pollinator Strategy. Opinions: British Ecological Soc’s bulletin. Conflicts in conservation‘ The Field. Letters on farming, forestry, hedgehogs, rural housing. Article: in-depth rewilding for ECOS (pdf).