Category: Nature

The Joy of Yorkshire

Posted on: June 22, 2020

Is there a county more beautiful  than Yorkshire in the UK? You’ll find that the fiercely independent Yorkists will tell you there isn’t, especially if you are from neighbouring Lancashire where the rivalry still dwells from the War of the Roses. It is hard to believe in our London/South East…

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What does a tree surgeon do?

Posted on: May 12, 2020

It’s a bit of a misnomer to call them a surgeon as they are not really in the business of cutting trees open and having a look inside unless they really, really have to. To become a tree surgeon, or an arborist to give them their fancy name, you have…

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Gorilla Conservation: The Hard Facts

Posted on: September 18, 2019

It’s time to face up to the sad fact that our gorillas are in real danger of extinction if we don’t choose to take immediate action to salvage the situation. Image Credit From climate change to habitat loss, the gorilla population is in decline, with species such as the Cross…

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