'Protecting forests will help safeguard our future' Hannah Mowat | 26th March 2020 Emerging science sheds light on the relationship between virus spread and habitat loss. Biodiversity offsetting - an end to environmental protection? Hannah Mowat | 4th November 2013 The UK Government plans to allow biodiversity destroyed by development to be recreated elsewhere. Hannah Mowat of FERN believes the idea is both wrong and dangerous. The official consultation ends on 7th November 2013.