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Stephen Elves

Three poems


An ancient tub, long lost to shoaling grounds,
nestles in the ooze by a peeling barge,
ropes slack to the task of tethering them… 680 more words


North Greenland Glacier Ice-Ocean Interactions 2014

I will travel to Spitsbergen in six weeks to board the German research icebreaker Polarstern. She will sail west across the Fram Strait towards northern Greenland where some of the last remaining glaciers exist that still discharge their ice via extensive floating ice-shelves. 715 more words


Piecemeal Privatisation of Lee Valley Regional Park

Ever since the temporary privatisation of Metropolitan Open Land for a private training facility on Porter’s Field Meadow (Leyton Marsh) for the London 2012 Olympics, we have seen a number of areas of previously open marshes enclosed and part-privatised.   823 more words

Leyton Marsh

BCN Safe Moorings and Facilities Guide

A project for this year is to update our moorings and facilities guide – in two ways.  One of them is to revisit all of the moorings and reassess them, and the second is to add details and photographs of all of them on the website. 41 more words


Putting our stern to Nouméa

Put our stern to Nouméa today headed for the Solomon Islands and Papa New Guinea on our next science cruise.

Nouméa is a nice place but I speak very very little French so it was a hard place to get along. 124 more words

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