bbc.co.uk
Home
Explore the BBC
Radio 4
PROGRAMME FINDER:
Programmes
Podcast
Schedule
Presenters
PROGRAMME GENRES:
News
Drama
Comedy
Science
Religion|Ethics
History
Factual
Messageboards
Radio 4 Tickets
Radio 4 Help

About the BBC

Contact Us

Help


Like this page?
Send it to a friend!

 
BBC Radio 4 - 92 to 94 FM and 198 Long WaveListen to Digital Radio, Digital TV and OnlineListen on Digital Radio, Digital TV and Online

Science
HOME PLANET
MISSED A PROGRAMME?
Go to the Listen Again page
PROGRAMME INFO
Tuesday 15:00-15:30
Richard Daniel chairs the interactive environmental programme in which he and his guests deal with listener's questions and concerns.
Call 03700 100 400
home.planet@bbc.co.uk
Home Planet, PO Box 3096, Brighton BN1 1PL
LISTEN AGAINListen 30 min
Listen to 4 February
PRESENTER
RICHARD DANIEL
Richard Daniel
PROGRAMME DETAILS
Tuesday 4 February 2003
Earth ©NASA

Taking part in this week's programme:

Dr Anna Lawrence – Oxford University Environmental Change Institute
Derek Moore – Chief Exec. South & West Wales Wildlife Trust
Professor Philip Stott – University of London

Contributors

John Hall – Chief exec. Essex Wildlife Trust

This week's subjects:

Diversity

We often hear about the importance of our gardens for bio-diversity – doesn’t this simply encourage more house building?

National Biodiversity Network
UK Biodiversity Website
Oxford University Environmental Change Institute The Business & Biodiversity Resource Centre
English Nature
Countryside Council for Wales
Scottish Natural Heritage


Managed Retreat

Why are we adopting the coastal management technique known as ‘managed retreat’ when the Dutch – who face similar problems – aren’t?

Richard Daniel interviewed Dr Michael Fennessy of Coastal Research
Also John Hall, Director of the Essex Wildlife Trust

Another sceptical view of Managed Retreat can be found at stosyth.gov.uk

More mainstream views:

The Environment Agency


Is it for us to tell others how to manage their environment?

Overseas Development Institute
Department for International Development


Contact Home Planet

Send your comments and questions for future programmes to:

Home Planet
BBC Radio 4
PO Box 3096
Brighton BN1 1PL

Or email the programme: home.planet@bbc.co.uk

Or telephone the Audience Line 03700 100 400

Home Planet is a Pier Production for BBC Radio 4.

The personal information you provide will be held by the BBC and by Pier Productions Ltd, the independent production company which makes Home Planet. Your information will be used for the purpose of creating the Home Planet programme, and will be processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. For more details on how the BBC deals with your information, please see the BBC’s Privacy and Cookies Policy at http://www.bbc.co.uk/privacy

Listen Live
Audio Help
DON'T MISS
Leading Edge
HOME PLANET
Current Programmes
Previous Programmes
Science, Nature & Environment Programmes
Current Programmes
Archived Programmes

News & Current Affairs | Arts & Drama | Comedy & Quizzes | Science | Religion & Ethics | History | Factual

Back to top

About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy