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Restoration Projects: Dart and Teign

Sourcing water from Dartmoor is one thing that the Dart and Teign have in common. Dartmoor is one of 15 national parks in the UK. It comprises of a vast expanse of moorland and has been said to be the “largest area of relative tranquillity in southern England” (Natural England, 2014). 1,106 more words


Wild Camp at Cox Tor

A  balmy night just below the summit of Cox Tor, Dartmoor.


Photos of Devon: Great Mis Tor

A few pictures from a recent visit to Great Mis Tor between Tavistock and Princetown, including a couple of what seemed to be wasps copulating.


Back on the Rails!

At the end of March, it was reported that Manga Rails on the River Teign had become damaged and two of the lower rails were now missing. 307 more words

Enjoy Dartmoor

The difficulties of studying natural rivers

Recently I completed my degree at the University of Portsmouth. By far the hardest part of my three years was collecting data for my dissertation. Like many studies mine looked to understand natural processes to help with the rehabilitation and restoration of damaged environments. 844 more words