Mark Cocker
Can We Save Britain's Wildlife?

Nobody writes about the natural world quite like Mark Cocker. With green and clean living increasingly part of mainstream culture and the government agenda, Mark Cocker takes the baton and shares his thoughts on this land that we love yet continue to damage and destroy. Radical and rabble-rousing, he explores the history of conservation and asks the most important question: ‘can we save British nature before it is too late?’

In conversation with Tim Dee, BBC Radio producer, writer and editor of Ground Work


Mark Cocker  is an author, naturalist and environmental activist whose ten books include works of biography, history, literary criticism and memoir. His book Crow Country was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize in 2008 and won the New Angle Prize for Literature in 2009. With the photographer David Tipling he published Birds and People in 2013, a massive survey described by the Times Literary Supplement as ‘a major literary event as well as an ornithological one’.


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