Nature's glass: half-empty or half-full?

  • 11:30 am — 12:30 pm on Thursday 30 May 2013
  • at The Hay Festival, Hay-on-Wye, Wales

Andrew Balmford

Public lecture by Professor Andrew Balmford FRS

Event details

Andrew Balmford FRS is Professor of Conservation Science at the University of Cambridge.

Wild populations, their habitats, and the benefits they provide for people, are in decline. But is the situation hopeless? Andrew Balmford FRS tells stories of success from around the world to argue the case of optimism.

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Nature's glass: half-empty or half-full?

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