Chernobyl Was a Wildlife Haven. Then Russian Troops Arrived

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Description

Jim Smith comments on how quickly nature rebounded after the Chernobyl disaster, and how Russia's invasion has impacted the exclusion zone

Period4 Apr 2022 → 5 Apr 2022

Media coverage

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Media coverage

  • TitleChernobyl Was a Wildlife Haven. Then Russian Troops Arrived
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletWired
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    Date4/04/22
    DescriptionThe area around the defunct power plant has been an unexpected rewilding success story. Now attempts to monitor progress are hampered by the war.
    URLhttps://www.wired.com/story/chernobyl-exclusion-zone-rewilding/
    PersonsJim Smith

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleBBC Solent
    Degree of recognitionRegional
    Media name/outletBBC Solent
    Media typeRadio
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date5/04/22
    DescriptionJim Smith comments on the Russian occupation of Chernobyl following reports that Russian forces are retreating to Belarus.
    Producer/AuthorBBC
    URLtiny.cc/lynquz
    PersonsJim Smith