The once common eel, a staple of Severn life, is in serious decline not just locally but across Europe. Saving this important iconic species requires ‘big picture’ thinking. Tomorrow, local charity, Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust is travelling to Normandy tomorrow to help push this thinking forward.
Gordon McGlone's insight:
I am taking the special opportunity of a light aricraft flight to Normandy as part of a grou taking the message of eel conservation to the Frnech government (ours could do with listening too).