Alexander Turner

Alexander Turner is a freelance photographer and journalist based in Bristol, UK. His work has appeared in The Guardian, The New York Times, Libération and many others.

UK Gardeners Are Planting the Seeds of a More Resilient Food System

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By collecting the seeds that grow best in their own plots, a movement of gardeners is boosting biodiversity in a way that more closely mimics nature.

Mussel Farming Is Healing the UK’s Coastal Food Chain

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Vertical forests of shellfish are returning biodiversity to a damaged coast — and producing sustainable seafood in the process.

In Ghostly Graveyards, Biodiversity Is Nourishing the Living

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Few human-inhabited places are as ecologically rich as old churchyards, where nature’s spirits thrive undisturbed for centuries.

Britain’s Blind Farmers Are Teaching Others How to Grow

4 min read

“We’re trying to give people a chance to stop thinking about limitations and start looking at what they really can do.”

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