European Commission urges logging ban in ancient Białowieża Forest
Europe's highest court will rule on Poland's policy that encourages tree-felling in biodiversity hotspot.
Since 1999, Quirin has written for Nature about science and related policy in Germany, the European Union, Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. He is particularly interested in climate, oceanography, fisheries and the Earth sciences. Before joining Nature, Quirin worked as a cartographer. He graduated in geography, statistics and economics from the University of Munich.