Rewilding by Numbers

August 18, 2022/by Matt-Maynard

A Park for the People / Resurgence and Ecologist Magazine

For the July / August issue of Ecologist and Resurgence Magazine…
June 26, 2022/by Matt-Maynard

Iceberg Hustlers / Geographical Magazine

The following is an extract from my feature story for…
May 25, 2022/by Matt-Maynard

The case of the disappearing deer / The Guardian Environment

May 19, 2022/by Matt-Maynard

Global South Solutions / Geographical

Citizens of the global south have done the least to cause…
November 13, 2021/by Matt-Maynard

Taking the ego out of adventure / Geographical

I wrote this feature story for @geographical_magazine recently,…
June 1, 2021/by Matt-Maynard

Queremos Parque / Runner’s World

Runner's World doubled-down with this double-page spread from…
April 12, 2021/by Matt-Maynard

Anglo American evalúa comprar todo el Santuario de la Naturaleza Los Nogales / Interferencia

This story for Chilean investigative news house Interferencia…
March 3, 2021/by Matt-Maynard

Democratise the mountains / Thomson Reuters Foundation

A feature story and photo package for Thompson Reuters Foundation…
January 26, 2021/by Matt-Maynard

Investigation. Anglo American’s error undermines its promise of no glacier impacts for $3bn Chilean copper project / Desmog

For the last year I have been investigating a local glacier…
July 2, 2020/by Matt-Maynard

Coronavirus’ real impact on the climate / Geographical

Covid-19 has forced us to reduce destructive atmospheric…
April 1, 2020/by Matt-Maynard

A Climate of Inequality / Patagon Journal

In the 21st issue of Patagon Journal I wrote and provided…
February 15, 2020/by Matt-Maynard

COP25: Europe’s Green Deal opens door to global climate disaster politics / Geographical

Hope is the last to die, and the Paris Agreement created…
December 17, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

COP25: Citizens and scientists unite behind climate injustice / Geographical

Brandon Wu is director of campaigns and policy at Action…
December 12, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

COP25: World leaders debate global carbon trading playbook / Geographical

Any good parent knows you should never make a rule that…
December 9, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Chile’s crisis set to reframe UN climate conference – Geographical

Climate change is affecting the world's most vulnerable.…
October 28, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Chile’s “Sacrifice Zones” – Geographical

The Chilean President collected a prize for his commitments…
October 21, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Investigation of Anglo American mining – DeSmogUK

Over the course of five months in 2019 I investigated the…
October 16, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Investigación de la multinacional Anglo American – Interferencia

Durante cinco meses el 2019 investigué a la empresa minera…
October 16, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Thunberg strikes back against climate denial machine / Geographical

Swedish 16 year old climate activist Greta Thunberg testified…
September 24, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Sidestepping industrial greenwashing at COP25 / DeSmog

This August I covered the launch of the citizen led movement…
August 10, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

No dam way: Will climate change kill Chile’s controversial Alto Maipo hydro project? / MSc

A Carbon Management MSc investigation, Edinburgh Geo Sciences

July 4, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Analysis of Chile’s Decarbonisation / Reuters

SANTIAGO, June 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Chile's new…
June 8, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Andean plane mystery / Geographical

How do you engage people on a big scary issue like climate…
June 5, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Search for Star Dust / Rab

In February 2019 I led a three man 15-day expedition into…
April 27, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Accommodating informality in the global south

A summary of recent literature re. win-wins of low-carbon transition…
April 23, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Generation Change / Geographical

Words by Matt Maynard
Photos by Robin Loznak

My April…
March 22, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Searching for Star Dust / Red Bull

March 7, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

The 3000km Trespass / Geographical

It takes some careful pitching of ideas and an understanding…
January 21, 2019/by Matt-Maynard

Chile tails China in rush for electric buses and air quality

December 18, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

Rewilded Running / Trail Running

A story about rewilding, wolves, whisky and a spot of running…
November 28, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

Juliana vs US / Geographical

For the last year I have been following the story of 21 youths…
November 1, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

Electric Cool / Geographical


For the October issue of Geographical magazine…
September 24, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

The Silent Giants of Pentland Firth / Geographical

This August 2018 I investigated the burgeoning tidal energy…
September 13, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

Salmon Farming in Patagonia / Geographical

This May 2018 I got a tip-off that a Chilean salmon farming company…
June 15, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

Climate Nexus / Geographical

May 7, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

Where the Wild Things Are / Escapism

In late August of 2017 I wrangled the opportunity to visit the…
April 14, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

Science and politics find uneasy mix at IPCC / Geographical

When the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change met in Edmonton…
March 8, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

To Kill a Glacier / Geographical

February 24, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

Does UK’s Environment Plan go far enough? / Geographical

On January 11th the British Prime Minister launched the government's…
January 13, 2018/by Matt-Maynard

Walking with Wolves / BBC

Rumours reached me in September 2017 of a plan to "rewild" Britain…
December 22, 2017/by Matt-Maynard

“Riding” the London overground / self published

December 7, 2017/by Matt-Maynard

Heart of Darién / Geographical

In May 2017 I travelled to the Panamanian jungle on the border…
November 20, 2017/by Matt-Maynard

COP 23 Special Report: Defying Trump / Geographical

"At the 23rd Convention of the Parties (COP) climate change conference…
November 15, 2017/by Matt-Maynard

Creating the largest protected area on the planet / Geographical

September 17, 2017/by Matt-Maynard

Air pollution: Facing the music / Geographical

On Tuesday I went to a road block disco in central London. I…
August 3, 2017/by Matt-Maynard

Open letter to Donald Trump after reneging on Paris Agreement

Dear Mr Trump

Imagine, if you will, a futuristic school history…
June 1, 2017/by Matt-Maynard

Riding the London Overground (air pollution activism)


At 6am on March 30th I will pedal away fromMorden…
March 24, 2017/by Matt-Maynard

How to survive an Antarctic swim / Outside

In December 2016 I met Lewis Pugh – British maritime lawyer…
March 12, 2017/by Matt-Maynard


How do you engage people with a slow moving problem like air…
October 20, 2016/by Matt-Maynard

The Elephant in the Atmosphere / Like the Wind magazine

[:en]In July 2015 I ran a project to draw attention to the seasonal…
December 15, 2015/by Matt-Maynard

In the future we will all be environmentalists

Imagine if you can, a futuristic history lesson that captures…
August 27, 2015/by Matt-Maynard

Challenge Complete – 31,000m Above The Smog in July / DESFAFIO COMPLETADO – 31,000m Subidos Arriba del Smog

[:en]I went into the mountains this month and climbed a vertical…
July 31, 2015/by Matt-Maynard

Climbing for the Climate / A Commitment to Clean Air

[:en] This week I started I challenge that I'm not sure I'll…
July 31, 2015/by Matt-Maynard