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The Oak Tree

I have stayed here for hundreds of years. I have watched as society has evolved, how man has transformed the environment around me. I have seen walls being built and cement being laid on grass. 196 more words


Dismantling a huge old oak...

All the wind and water in SC has been hard on old trees. Particularly ones that are dead in the middle. Here’s a pic of me 15′ up running a chainsaw dismantling one. 46 more words

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Typology Morphology

Alfred University Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Sept. 22, 2015 – Oct. 4, 2015

Morphological typology is a way of classifying the languages of the world. So, perhaps by titling this show Typology morphology, the curator was illustrating the idea that art is a universal language. 396 more words

Oak Tree BBC4 documentary

Late night viewing on the BBC sometimes throws up some great things. This documentary about a year in the life of this 500 year old oak tree, which is local to me in Wytham woods, Oxford. 75 more words


Mighty oaks and acorns

I love this time of year, although it’s colder and wetter, I love seeing the trees change colour, and the harvest time. When I was preparing my talk for Granny’s funeral this week, a picture kept coming up of a mighty tree, that had sadly fallen. 461 more words


Sherwood Forest's Majestic Major Oak

This tree won England’s tree of the year in 2014 and I can see why.  It is situated in the beautiful Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire.