In each case, the authors have been asked to describe the pressures on nature, the state of nature as a consequence and the responses that have been made to these drivers of change.
Rory Harding, Kent Wildlife Trust, and
Dan Tuson, Natural England.
Lucy Breeze, Kent County Council.
Hannah Reid, Kent Wildlife Trust.
Nicky Britton-Williams, Kent Wildlife Trust.
Invasive non-native species, pathogens and pests
Andrea Griffiths, Medway Valley Countryside Partnership.
Air pollution: Stephen Peckham, University of Kent. Water pollution: Philippa Taylor, Environment Agency.
Woodland: Matt Hayes, Kent Wildlife Trust. Lowland Calcareous Grassland: Alison Ruyter, Kent Wildlife Trust. Coastal and Floodplain Grazing Marsh: Alan Johnson, RSPB. Coastal Habitats: Stephen Weeks, Kent Wildlife Trust.
Compiled by Chris Drake,
Kent County Council, including content from Willie McKnight, Kathryn Collins and Ian Humpheryes.
Tony Witts, Kent & Medway Biological Records Centre.
District level licensing
Great Crested Newt: Nicky Britton-Williams, Kent Wildlife Trust.
People engagement in conservation
Keeley Atkinson, Lee Mason-Baldwin and Amy Fitzmaurice, Kent Wildlife Trust
Introduction from Maya Butler at Natural England and content from Isabel Shaw, Rufus Howard and Julia Baker.