Guest blog by RSPB Chief Executive, Mike Clarke
In an age of austerity, this is what we have been told by politicians, their pollsters and editors in the media. But I just don't buy it.
Over the last few years, the RSPB has devoted a lot of time and effort to listening to people - people who quite clearly see nature as part of their lives.
And, from their lifestyle choices, TV viewing and leisure activities, what…