Monthly Archives: March 2017

More on the street trees debacle and an overview of some national issues and the emerging crisis:

More on the street trees debacle and an overview of some national issues and the emerging crisis: From Dean Kirby in tomorrow’s (Saturday’s) i newspaper  https://inews.co.uk/essentials/news/environment/revealed-suburban-trees-felled-rate-58-day/ https://inews.co.uk/essentials/news/environment/battle-save-trees-sheffield-britains-greenest-city/ https://inews.co.uk/essentials/news/environment/urban-trees-councils-say-replacing-felled/ Please circulate as widely as possible. Thanks. Ian

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Quiet flows the River Don……

Quiet flows the River Don……and the Sheffield & Tinsley Canal, with kingfishers and figs along the way with BBC Radio 3: Sheffield Canal Basin with our host below……. Our barge and the team from BBC Radio 3 ………….David Bramwell and … Continue reading

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Proposed ban on migrant birds A leaked report commissioned by UKIP has caused a stir amongst bird-watchers

Proposed ban on migrant birds A leaked report commissioned by UKIP has caused a stir amongst bird-watchers. The document titled ‘Euro birds steal our nuts’ was researched by the Eurosceptic Wildlife Think-Tank ‘British Ornithological Nature Knowledge European Research Service’ has … Continue reading

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All you ever wanted to know about Shadows, Ghosts, Wood Meadows, Wood Pastures & Woodland Indicators……..but were afraid to ask!

All you ever wanted to know about Shadows, Ghosts, Wood Meadows, Wood Pastures & Woodland Indicators……..but were afraid to ask! And some great discounts for community volunteers and students: http://www.ukeconet.org/woodmeadowspastures.html http://www.ukeconet.org/woodland_indicators_reading_landacpes.html http://www.ukeconet.org/wildervisions.html

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Norton’s Lost Flying Legacy & the pioneering Painted Fabrics Works for wounded veterans

Norton’s Lost Flying Legacy & the pioneering Painted Fabrics Works for wounded veterans Norton Airfield Retro FINAL

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Searching for Shadows & Ghosts in the Landscape

The Lost Landscapes of Domesday – Searching for Shadows & Ghosts in the Landscape FOBS Shadow Woods as Lost Domesday Landscapes FINAL You might also enjoy this……… The Hidden Signs That Mark Britain’s Ghost Forests – From Atlas Obscura http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/the-hidden-signs-that-mark-britains-ghost-forests

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Celebrating Yorkshire’s Coast & Country – Garden hedgehogs again

Celebrating Yorkshire’s Coast & Country – Garden hedgehogs again This short video clip was sent in by Ray Sykes of Todwick. Not sure what is going on but one of the pair appears quite dominant and the other not. I … Continue reading

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