However, Vidal fails to highlight the most important point facing conservationists – the lack of available funding needed to protect this wilderness.
It costs lots of money. So, you who worry about such things, dig into your pockets and go and buy this land. For the price of that semi in southern England that you live in you could buy 2,000 hectares or so of this forest.
Well, go on, what are you waiting for? Isn\’t preserving the environment the most important thing of all?