TV star and presenter Chris Packham explains his reasons for being optimistic about the future of nature, and his insights into why the natural world is so important for us all.

Want to hear more from Chris? He participated in a live Q&A about why should we be optimistic about nature’s future at 8pm on Monday 29 March.

Chris Packham

Chris Packham is a naturalist, author, photographer and broadcaster. He is a biophilic and fascinated with living things. Initially trained as a camera man, he followed a path to on screen presenting. Best known for The Really Wild Show and the BBC Watches, he uses his passion for the natural world to inspire and inform.

Photo credit: Anna Deacon

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