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I Must Go

When the mountains call me, I must answer

Despite dark clouds

And some rain

I must

Go

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Challenges

John Muir Visit – P7 pupils

Mrs. Stuart & Miss Bell will be taking the P7 pupils to John Muir Birthplace on Friday 29th May. They will depart from school at 9:20am and return in time for 12:15pm. 20 more words

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Quote by John Muir

“Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul alike.”

– John Muir The Yosemite

Nature

Honey Bees Are Back

“Handle a book as a bee does a flower, extract its sweetness but do not damage it.”
John Muir

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Photography

One Mountain Day

“Never more, however weary, should one faint by the way who gains the blessings of one mountain day; whatever his fate, long life, short life, stormy or calm, he is rich forever.” 9 more words

Nature

Losing precious days

“I am losing precious days. I am degenerating into a machine for making money. I am learning nothing in this trivial world of men. I must break away and get out into the mountains to learn the news.”    –John Muir

Green Rooftops: Short Term or Sustainable Solution?

Just read this article from AEnews stating that France has declared a new law requring all new commercial buildings have a “green rooftop”, which they specify as either solar panel installation or plant coverage. 288 more words

Environment