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James Borrell
Works at Queen Mary, University of London
Attended University of Exeter
Lives in London
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Brilliant, well done Katie!

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“Perhaps the reason that empathy with nature has become so rare in society, is that we simply don’t spend enough time amongst it." – James Borrell
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The Stream examines what's being done to slow down wildlife declines.
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Back in January I pitched an idea to a panel of rather smart business folks. I thought anything conservation related might be a tough sell, but I gave it a shot
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Well done Aiden, this is brilliant! The best talk from the whole event I think, sorry I couldn't watch it from behind the scenes!

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There is a huge number of organisations now running conservation volunteering opportunities projects, scientific fieldwork and research expeditions in a variety of countries around the world.
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NatureSpy has become a partner with Discover Conservation, a social enterprise which works to support the next generation of conservation scientists.
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Newly discovered Kulindadromeus opens up the possibility of many more dinosaurs having been coated in feather-like structures
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Sitting beside a huge cocha (oxbow lake) deep in the Peruvian Amazon one evening, I could only conclude that the folks behind illegal logging, had clearly
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Get up earlier. Run to/from work. See sunrise or sunset.
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115 people
Paul Baker's profile photo
Matt Mellen's profile photo
Todd Wood's profile photo
Dan Hawkes's profile photo
José Luis Sánchez's profile photo
Dave Lunt's profile photo
Jason Lewis's profile photo
Cheap Tents - Adventure Centre Ltd's profile photo
Abby Nichols's profile photo
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Conservation Biologist and Public Speaker
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  • Queen Mary, University of London
    PhD Student, 2012 - present
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London
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Science / Expeditions / Speaking
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James is a conservation biologist with a passion for expeditions and adventure having been involved in projects on four continents. In the UK James regularly speaks in schools to inspire and engage young people in science. He has recently returned from an expedition to the Dhofar Mountains of Oman in search of the elusive and critically endangered Arabian leopard.
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www.jamesborrell.co.uk
Education
  • University of Exeter
    Biological Sciences, 2008 - 2011
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