Category Archives: Outdoor Adventures

Conservation, people and Slovenia

I was recently lucky enough to spend a week in Slovenia on an Erasmus+ learning programme to exchange ideas about the protection of natural heritage – below are a few thoughts about what I learnt – and it starts with … Continue reading

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Erecting fences and divided visions for our national parks

In a week when I was inspired to see the passion and energy coming out of the Re-imagine London Event as part of the campaign to make London a National City park, an age old argument is re-emerging in another … Continue reading

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I-player stumbling

Wandering through the i-player I came across this documentary about the Honistor zip wire application first shown in October 2011. I found it really interesting and for anyone interested in the complex trade-offs and conflicting priorities facing the Lake District Planning … Continue reading

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A weekend at Knepp rewilding project

Just spent a wonderfully tranquil weekend at the Knepp Safaris campsite. It’s part of the Knepp rewilding project – a fascinating project and amazing relaxing spot just an hour from London! http://ow.ly/xyHHC

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Great article about the connection to nature

Great article about the connection to nature and risk for kids by http://ow.ly/xoP2g

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Disconnect from nature…

I’ll probably never read as much as I am doing at the moment about one subject – a masters dissertation is a pretty rare opportunity to read a lot on a very specific topic.  My topic – land use in … Continue reading

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#Wildtime

Easter holidays have been a great chance to finally get some real wildtime – a week in the Lakes, starting to look at my upcoming dissertation, then a week of rock climbing in North Wales which incorporated everything form sunny … Continue reading

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