Author: amiewilliams97

  • Bottom Trawling: What do Paloma Faith, Brexit and granite boulders have in common?

    Bottom Trawling: What do Paloma Faith, Brexit and granite boulders have in common?

    By Amie Williams Industrial bottom trawling is an extremely efficient method of fishing, yet it completely destroys the habitats that host a vast array of marine organisms. the poor protection of UK territorial waters has prompted environmental activist group Greenpeace to take an unusual approach. Is it careless and illegal? Or is it exactly what […]

  • The Plastic Problem

    The Plastic Problem

    By Amie Williams Avoiding single-use plastic has become synonymous with saving the planet. Anyone caught buying a plastic shopping bag is destined to shame internally and from fellow shoppers. Even if I was the thirstiest I have ever been in my life, it would take a lot for me to gather up the courage to […]