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The need to trespass: let people in to protect nature, says guerrilla botanist

<p>Naturalist and campaigner Dave Bangs says limiting access to the countryside makes it harder to save our ancient landscapes</p><p>In a prehistoric bog where <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/mar/15/the-five-dinosaurs-that-once-roamed-the-british-isles-stegosaurus">iguanodons</a> once roamed and the early Britons first smelted ore into iron, what looks like a tiny orange candle peeps through the mire. It sends my companion into a paroxysm of joy.</p><p>“That’s good! That’s new!”</p> <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/nov/26/david-bangs-sussex-guerrilla-botanist-trespass-protecting-nature-aoe">Continue reading...</a>

Naturalist and campaigner Dave Bangs says limiting access to the countryside makes it harder to save our ancient landscapes

In a prehistoric bog where iguanodons once roamed and the early Britons first smelted ore into iron, what looks like a tiny orange candle peeps through the mire. It sends my companion into a paroxysm of joy.

“That’s good! That’s new!”

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