Rob is an independent commentator and communicator focusing on rural issues incl nature conservation, farming, wildlife, forestry, fishing, fieldsports, rewilding and more. He chairs debates, facilitates dialogue for collaboration, leads walks, has over 100 letters published in The Times on the environment and is a practising rural chartered surveyor.
Upcoming. Talks Pontypool Ramblers 13 April 2018. Walks Crickhowell Walking Festival 2018: ‘Curlew calling’ 28 Feb and 2 March ‘‘The Archers‘. Opinion on moorland conservation in Shooting Gazette (out 22 Feb).
Previously… Letters on wildlife and farming in The Times. Dialogue and New Zealand in Farmers Weekly. Opinion pieces for Heather Trust and Confor Chaired Young Naturalists/Farmers (how day was framed) Hay Festival ‘agri-tech‘ Talks Abergavenny Rotary on rewilding, upland community ‘Talk on the wild side‘, Game Fair, Abergavenny Food Festival, CLA panel, National Trust rangers Opinions: curlew blog for RSPB and piece for Shooting Times. British Ecological Soc’s bulletin. Conflicts in conservation‘ The Field and rewilding for ECOS (pdf)