Today’s Pictures: 19 Apr 21

Spring is starting to green the forest. “‘Will you walk a little faster?’ said a whiting to a snail,‘There’s a porpoise close behind us, and he’s treading on my tail.’”Lewis Carol, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Daily photographs from our local forest will continue here until the end of April. I’m adding another from my collection …

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Our Future Earth, by Curt Stager: #BookReview.

320 pagesGlobal Warming and Ecology/Ecological Pollution/Higher Education in Geography. Subtitled, The Next 100,000 Years of Life on the Planet, this book takes the view of that future as seen through the eyes of a paleoecologist, a term so new it doesn’t even appear in my edition of my usual go-to dictionary, the SOED. It describes …

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Easter Walking in the Forest of Dean

Some places inspire. The Forest of Dean is one such place for me. Living within the forest, with access just a hundred yards or so from our front door, we have the opportunity to walk amongst the trees every day, and do our best to do just that. The weather has been very variable this …

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