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Comment: What legacy for Gove?

By - Miles King

In December 2019, another General Election was held. Miles King looks back and explores Michael Gove’s time as Secretary of State for the Environment, and discusses what we can expect to happen in environmental policy in the near future. 

British Wildlife has asked me to write a comment piece about Michael Gove and his legacy from his time as Secretary of State for the Environment, as well as what the frankly stupendous victory by Boris Johnson in the General Election of 12th December 2019 might mean for the environment in the coming months.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist