Assistant Conservation Adviser - Data & Information
I’ve always loved being outdoors and spending time in forests especially. I feel very blessed to be contributing to the conservation of the UK’s woods and trees.
Karen Hornigold has 14 items in their collection
Wood Wise - EU-exit impacts
Publication By Kay Haw, Karen Hornigold, Journal (Wood Wise), 30 July 2018, Biodiversity, conservation and wildlife, Development and planning
This issue looks at key areas of environmental legislation and protection that will be affected by leaving the EU.
What is a sustainable forest?
Blog post By Karen Hornigold, 27 July 2018, Tree planting
Sustainable management is key if woodland is to meet the needs of both wildlife and people. Learn exactly what this means and why it's so important.
Wood Wise - forest flora
Publication By Kay Haw, Karen Hornigold, Journal (Wood Wise), 13 April 2018, Ancient woodland restoration, Biodiversity, conservation and wildlife
This issue focuses on woodland ground flora - the colourful plants that spring to life during the UKs warmer months.
Grass snake or adder?
Blog post By Karen Hornigold, 1 February 2018, Wildlife & nature
Discover more about our common native reptiles and where you can find them with this snakes and lizards guide (Photo: WTML)
Wood Wise - nature inspires education
Publication By Kay Haw, Karen Hornigold, Journal (Wood Wise), 11 December 2017, Health and well-being, Access and recreation, Communities
This issue focuses on how we can educate and inspire the environmental guardians and conservationists of the future.
World Mental Health Day: Exercise, nature and the outdoors
Blog post By Karen Hornigold, 7 October 2017, Things to see and do
As World Mental Health Day approaches, learn how to improve mental health by making the most of nature.
Blog post By Karen Hornigold, 27 July 2017, Wildlife & nature
Did you know that there are 47 ladybird species in the UK, or that we have 4,200 species of beetle? How about that 7% of all British native animals depend on dead or decaying wood at some point in their lives?
Wood Wise - beguiling beetles
Publication By Kay Haw, Karen Hornigold, Journal (Wood Wise), 21 July 2017, Ancient trees, Wood pasture, Non-native and invasive species
This issue provides fascinating insights into the beetles found in woodlands, wood pasture and parkland.
What is biodiversity and why is it important?
Blog post By Karen Hornigold, 9 April 2017, Wildlife & nature
Biodiversity is the number, variety and variability of living organisms, from genes to whole ecosystems, and is essential for all life on earth.
Wood Wise - Beyond the Woods
Publication By Kay Haw, Karen Hornigold, Journal (Wood Wise), 28 March 2017, Hedges and hedgerow trees, Biodiversity, conservation and wildlife, Tree pests and diseases
This issue explores the importance of trees outside woods for people, wildlife and the environment.