conservation

The Jesuits in Britain Archives holds a substantial collection of oversize plans and documents. These include architectural plans and drawings of Jesuit churches, schools, and community buildings. There are also large prints, photographs, maps and Photostats. Their storage, an open-fronted wooden shelf unit, was proving insufficient and in some cases was damaging to the material, particularly the large items which protruded from the unit. It was therefore decided to have the collection surveyed...
Olivia Walter with the Stonyhurst Environmental Society
Members of the Environmental Society at Stonyhurst College have been learning about Sumatran tigers from someone who has encountered them at close range and is actively working to stop them being poached. Olivia Walter was the Society’s guest speaker last week, describing the huge threat that Sumatran tigers are under from poachers in Kerinci Seblat National Park in Sumatra.Olivia is the Development Manager of Wildlife Vets International and last October she accompanied a group that walked...