James is a highly acclaimed speaker, having spoken to a wide variety of audiences from students to professionals; at schools, businesses and conferences. Talks are tailored to specific events and can cover a variety of topics drawing on experiences from expeditions and research to aspects of motivation and team development, illustrated with photography from around the world. Please use the contact form below for more information.

About James:

James Borrell is a UK based conservation biologist with a passion for challenging expeditions, citizen science and cutting-edge research. With experience on conservation projects around the world and at home, James shares positive real life stories to motivate the public to take renewed interest in our natural world.

Recent events have included the Explore weekend at the Royal Geographical Society as well as guest lectures at The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and the Royal Over-Seas League. James has also spoken at significant international conferences in ecology and citizen science.

Upcoming Talks:

6-9th August: Wilderness Festival (tbc)

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