Think 500 Years Ahead

Young conservationist Findlay Wilde, fed up at the way nature seems to be taking a back seat in politics, decided to do something about it. Findlay set up a Thunderclap with the theme #Think500YearsAhead to try to get MPs to consider the long-term impact their decisions have on the natural world and ultimately the survival of our own species.

For those who don't know, a Thunderclap is a way of getting a single message to be shared by hundreds, maybe even thousands of people at exactly the same time on Twitter, and Findlay’s was timed to strike on April 19th, halfway through the run up to the referendum on EU membership.

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