Engineering Eden

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200C0120000807

In the first of three programmes, Jolyon Jenkins charts the rise of an ecological movement which hopes to restore natural landscapes.

The movement's potential is demonstrated in its efforts to reconstruct the prairies of mid-west America, with the aim of bringing back the buffalo commons.

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Is it possible to resurrect ancient habitats destroyed by human activity? In the second of three programmes, Jolyon Jenkins charts the rise of an ecological movement which hopes to restore natural landscapes.

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Ruddy ducks, grey squirrels and hedgehogs are all threatening the UK's biodiversity, but do plans to remove them amount to a brand of ecological racism? Concluding a three-part series, Jolyon Jenkins asks if we can turn back the clock and return to habitats containing only native plants and animals.