Blogs

A chronological list of blogs relating to Ecosulis and the rewilding and restoration space.

Aligning rewilding with natural capital can create ambitious nature recovery policy

Posted by Daniel Allen on 11/17/2020
In a recent Zoological Society of London Conservation Event titled "What's next for rewilding?", Ecosulis Nature Recovery Lead Dr. Paul Jepson outlined how a bold new synthesis between rewilding and natural capital could enhance and accelerate nature recovery. Here he explains how.

New Ecosulis project could unlock transformative funding for rewilding

Posted by Daniel Allen on 11/06/2020
The CreditNATURE project, which will see Ecosulis and partners work together with the Bunloit Estate in the Scottish Highlands, could unlock new revenue streams for rewilding initiatives by allowing them to issue carbon, biodiversity and rewilding credits. The project has been funded through Innovate UK's Sustainable Innovation Fund.

Jeff Davitt joins Ecosulis as Nature Recovery Finance Director

Posted by Daniel Allen on 10/28/2020
With a wealth of business experience and commercial expertise, Jeff will help take the company forward in a number of key areas.   

Revamping outdated biodiversity policy can help to address climate change

Posted by Daniel Allen on 10/22/2020
Functional, resilient ecosystems have an essential role to play in addressing climate change. In a recent presentation to the Wales Planning Conference, Ecosulis Nature Recovery Lead Dr. Paul Jepson outlined how the modernisation of biodiversity policy in Wales could better support such ecosystems and deliver environmental net gain. 

Rising to the challenge

Posted by Suzi Cross on 09/14/2020
Meeting the varied demands of 2020 has taken Ecosulis to a new level of operational excellence.  

Ecosulis engaged as Bradford on Avon declares ecological emergency

Posted by Daniel Allen on 07/29/2020
Ecosulis will carry out a biodiversity survey and help the town enhance its green spaces and wildlife.

New rewilding book by Ecosulis authors launched today

Posted by Daniel Allen on 06/04/2020
As the first multi-disciplinary account of rewilding science, the groundbreaking publication is intended to advance the theory and practice of rewilding and underlines Ecosulis's commitment to nature recovery. 

Backyard rewilding

Posted by Daniel Allen on 05/11/2020
As Ecosulis Nature Recovery Lead Dr. Paul Jepson explains, there's never been a better time to rewild your garden.  

Does rewilding work for plants?

Posted by Daniel Allen on 03/09/2020
At this year's PlantLife debate, a panel comprising Professor Dieter Helm (University of Oxford), Clare Pillman (Chief Executive Natural Resources Wales), Dr. Trevor Dines (PlantLife Botanical Specialist) and Ecosulis Nature Recovery Lead Dr. Paul Jepson discussed the question of whether rewilding works for plants. This blog is based on Dr. Paul Jepson's response.

UK research shows Arctic rewilding could significantly mitigate climate change

Posted by Daniel Allen on 02/12/2020
Co-authored by Ecosulis Nature Recovery Lead Dr. Paul Jepson, a new paper by Oxford University scientists suggests that the landscape-scale rewilding of the Arctic tundra is economically viable and could play a significant role in slowing global warming.     

Ecosulis co-releases a call to action for a wilder Europe

Posted by Daniel Allen on 12/12/2019
Rewilding offers solutions to our current climate and nature emergencies. Today 15 leading European rewilding organisations are calling for a wilder Europe and the inclusion of rewilding in the European Green Deal and EU Biodiversity Strategy post-2020.

Pioneering new study identifies why some birds are better known than others

Posted by Daniel Allen on 11/07/2019
Co-authored by Ecosulis Nature Recovery Lead Dr. Paul Jepson, the landmark study shows how culturomics-based tools could boost conservation outcomes.