Author Profile: Oliver Tickell

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Obituary - Obituary: Crispin Tickell

Issue 332 • May/June 2022 • Power to the Peaceful > Regulars > Obituary

A tribute to a long-standing friend of Resurgence

Getting the Law in Order

Issue 314 • May/June 2019 • Pathways > Ecologist

Barrister and activist Polly Higgins on Ecocide as an international crime

Time and Tide

Issue 311 • November/December 2018 • All Is One > Reviews

Review of No. More. Plastic: What You Can Do to Make a Difference

Deep Trouble

Issue 310 • September/October 2018 • Inspired to Action > Ecologist

A marine biologist with tales of woe and wonder from the sea

Making the Case for Going Green

Issue 309 • July/August 2018 • The Food Issue > Ecologist

An interview with Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall on why he is passionate about vegetables

Mission Possible

Issue 308 • May/June 2018 • Working Together > Ecologist

An interview with Tony Juniper covering rainforests, wildlife and our shared future

Article - Ocean Plastic

Issue 307 • March/April 2018 • A Song for Spring > Web Exclusives > Article

We don't need more Resolutions, Declarations and Conventions; we need more action

Living Well in the Non-materialist World

Issue 306 • January/February 2018 • The Way of the Garden > Ecologist

An interview with scientific 'heretic' Rupert Sheldrake

There's a Way: Now We Need the Will

Issue 305 • November/December 2017 • Light in Dark Days > Ecologist

International Law can tackle plastic pollution

The Green Lawyer Courting Trouble and Winning

Issue 304 • September/October 2017 • Together We Are Stronger > Ecologist

An interview with James Thornton of ClientEarth

Planting The Seeds of Recovery

Issue 303 • July/August 2017 • The Pilgrim's Path > Ecologist

Carlos Magdalena is a Kew Garden botanist with a global mission

We're Still Stronger Together

Issue 302 • May/June 2017 • Real Wealth > Ecologist

A profile of Vivian Woodell, social entrepreneur and cooperative visionary

Turning the Tide in a Desert War

Issue 301 • March/April 2017 • Manifesto for A Green Mind > Ecologist

Zoologist Susan Canney helps Malian communities fight land degradation and poaching to preserve endangered elephants

Disruptive Chemical "Costing Billions" In Impacts on Health and Economy

Issue 300 • January/February 2017 • A Plea for Empathy > Frontline

New research into endocrine-disruptors

Here Comes the Sun

Issue 300 • January/February 2017 • A Plea for Empathy > Ecologist

Ever-cheaper solar power is just around the corner

Sri Lanka Protects Mangrove Forests

Issue 299 • November/December 2016 • Brave New Worlds > Frontline

Introducing legislation to ensure the survival of mangrove forests

Going Against the Grain

Issue 299 • November/December 2016 • Brave New Worlds > Ecologist

An insight into the work of agricultural revolutionary John Letts, the farmer of lost seeds

Britain Could Ban Plastic Microbeads

Issue 298 • September/October 2016 • Regenerative Cities > Frontline

Following legislation in the US, Britain reviews regulations on microbeads

A is for Agro-Industry

Issue 298 • September/October 2016 • Regenerative Cities > Ecologist

The fluctuating fortunes of bees - a key species for our countryside and our food

Sun Shines on Resurgence Summer Camp

Issue 293 • November/December 2015 • Go With the Flow > Frontline

A joyous celebration filled with talks, reflections, music and laughter

A Crisis This Big Changes Everything

Issue 288 • January/February 2015 • Power to the People > Ecologist

Naomi Klein outlines the need for radical change

Renewable vs Fossil Fuels

Issue 282 • January/February 2014 • Benevolent Universe > Ecologist

Where should we put our energy and efforts?

The Money Revolution

Issue 278 • May/June 2013 • Natural Wealth > Keynotes

It's time to take control of our money and use it to create a fairer society

Renewable Revolution

Issue 273 • July/August 2012 • Emerging Networks > Slow News

Solar power is spreading rapidly across India, China, Africa and Latin America

Sensible Solutions - Natural Frugality

Issue 257 • November/December 2009 • Resilience & Climate Change > Regulars > Sensible Solutions

The practice of natural frugality creates a quiet but abiding satisfaction all of its own.

Review - Vuzpegs

Issue 253 • March/April 2009 • Economics of Place > Web Exclusives > Review

Review of Studying, protecting and befriending hedgehogs.

Exit Strategy

Issue 252 • January/February 2009 • Nature Crunch: Redesign, Rethink, Reimagine > Reviews

Review of The shift to a low-carbon future.

Sensible Solutions - Time to Change

Issue 247 • March/April 2008 • Long Live Biodiversity! > Regulars > Sensible Solutions

Pictures Paint A Thousand Words

Issue 247 • March/April 2008 • Long Live Biodiversity! > Reviews

Review of Earth Then and Now

Sensible Solutions - BIOFUELS

Issue 245 • November/December 2007 • The Moral Economy > Regulars > Sensible Solutions

Palm-oil production is a major cause of deforestation in the Far East. We need to halt the headlong rush towards biofuels at any cost.

Sensible Solutions - The Car Inefficiency Levy

Issue 244 • September/October 2007 • The Green Imperative > Regulars > Sensible Solutions

Until we hold car manufacturers accountable for the pollution their products cause, we will not begin to address their impact on climate change and ecosystems.

Perspectives - Plastic Bags

Issue 244 • September/October 2007 • The Green Imperative > Regulars > Perspectives

The environmental impact of our profligate lifestyles has far more to do with what we put into our shopping bags than with the bags themselves.


Issue 241 • March/April 2007 • Urban Ecology > Regulars > Sensible Solutions

Kyoto2 would control fossil fuels and greenhouse-gas emissions as close as possible to the point of production. An outline of the framework for a second climate change protocol.


Issue 241 • March/April 2007 • Urban Ecology > Reviews

Review of Heat: How to Stop the Planet Burning by George Monbiot. Cutting our greenhouse-gas emissions sufficiently for our survival will need a profound transformation of our society and economy.

Sensible Solutions - BUILDINGS AND BUSES

Issue 240 • January/February 2007 • There is no wealth but life > Regulars > Sensible Solutions

New ideas to promote housing choice and smoother long-distance bus journeys in the UK.

Sensible Solutions - TIME FOR CHANGE

Issue 236 • May/June 2006 • Animate Earth > Regulars > Sensible Solutions

Small ways to make a big difference: cars, trans fats, smart electricity meters, saving envelopes, water efficiency.

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