Media Enquiries

Keynote speaker

James is a highly acclaimed speaker, enthralling audiences with conservation stories from around the world.

“It was refreshing to have a speaker who talked with such passion”

Past events have included TEDx, the British Ecological Society, the Royal Geographical Society and Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust. James can offer keynote presentations, lectures on conservation and environmental issues as well as running workshops and debates for students.

For more information on, please visit the Speaking page.


James has written for magazines including Geographical, Outer Edge and The Biologist and numerous websites and blogs including The conversation, The Next Challenge and Sidetracked. Most recently a short story was published in The Kindness of Strangers published by Summersdale. James is available to write blog posts and magazine articles based on his experiences conducting research on expeditions around the world, as well as covering wider issues within conservation as a whole.

Please visit the links below for examples of his work:

Sidetracked: The Empty Quarter

The Next Challenge: Science and Expeditions

Outer Edge: Amazon expedition

9 Things I’ll miss about living in the Amazon

Is there anything left to Explore?

James can also supply high quality images for illustration purposes, a selection can be seen here. Please feel free to contact me for more information.

TV Production and Research

Building on his experience from expeditions and research, James has advised TV production companies in the UK and abroad on wildlife related commissions, as well as journalists, charities and environmental startups.

As a scientist foremost, but also a passionate science communicator, James brings credibility, knowledge and humor both in front of and behind the lens.

Get in touch to discuss your requirements.

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