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A Postcard from Madagascar

Notes from Madagascar : A Unique Environment on a Knife Edge In November, I spent two weeks trekking and wildlife spotting in Madagascar. It’s a country I’ve wanted to visit...

Top Posts of 2017

As Tracing Green reaches it’s 3rd birthday, we reveal your favourite 3 posts of 2017. In a few days time, we’ll be celebrating Tracing Green’s 3rd birthday. This year we’ve...

A Wilder Place

Two rewilding projects in Northumberland promise to restore one of the region’s wildest landscapes. It was two years ago when we first covered rewilding on Tracing Green. At that time,...

Minimalism and Peak Stuff

Could a rise in enthusiasm for minimalist living signal that western society is nearing ‘Peak Stuff’? I’ve been intrigued by the rise of references to minimalism in the media over...

Climate Action North East

An event celebrating World Environment Day was the first official activity for Climate Action North East, a new community interest company. The theme of this year’s World Environment Day is...

Tales from the Joist End

Retrofit projects require careful detailing to secure the necessary energy efficiency improvements without compromising the building fabric. In the second of our articles on retrofit, we’re going to take a...

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