Since late 2011, I’ve written a series of articles on Essex nature writing for the newsletter of my local wildlife group, the Wren Group. You can download the articles here (PDF Reader required).
Borough top An expedition to the highest point in, er, Newham
The Peregrine JA Baker’s great Essex wildlife classic
Shining a light Jules Pretty extols the Essex coastline
Making the landscape Books about the geology of Essex
The Last Forest Oliver Rackham’s book on Hatfield Forest
In search of the wild Robert Macfarlane and Essex