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Clent Hills

The day that we went to The Clent Hills it was so hot and sunny – a perfect  day for an adventure! We took a picnic and had a leisurely stroll to the top of one of the hills. 379 more words


The Elusive American Chestnut

Before 1930, the American chestnut was a familiar sight in forests, in town commons, and along streets where the massive tree grew to impressive heights. In addition to its majesty, it produced a valuable resource: edible nuts. 102 more words


Pacific Northwest

It’s SUPER late (and what a day it’s been!), but I thought I would share a few reasons why I want to visit the Pacific Northwest.  10 more words


A Surprising Kind of Sequestration

Lately, this blog has been focusing of how trees sequester Carbon but that is not the only element that trees are able to contain within their solid forms. 1,005 more words

Environmental Issues

Sunday Nature Quote: Forests

If a man walk in the woods for love of them half of each day, he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer; but if he spends his whole day as a speculator, shearing off those woods and making earth bald before her time, he is esteemed an industrious and enterprising citizen. 18 more words


The Forests of Bia National Park

When I learned that I’d be living in Bibiani, the first thing I did was Google it, of course. That’s when I discovered that Bibiani doesn’t have much on an online presence. 472 more words


Daily inspiration, out in the open

I have a longing to come out in the open, out into the wide landscape, forests, mountains, hills – without a definite goal. Just to breathe fresh air, think freely & to balance body & soul – simply to catch up with myself.  14 more words