Dr Hadrian Cook teaches and writes on environmental science, environmental policy and landscape history and holds an extensive publication record. Originally a secondary school teacher, he was educated in the universities of Sheffield, London and East Anglia and taught in the University of London at Wye College and Imperial College. Since then he has worked as an independent environmental consultant, as Development and Education Officer for the Harnham Water Meadows Trust in Salisbury and taught at St Mary’s University, Harper Adams University and Kingston University. He regularly works in adult education including the Workers Educational Association. He lives in Salisbury.