Tag: dartmoor

The Difference Between Mist and Fog

Thank you to everyone who has come to my talks on How to Read Water recently. The morning after the Dartmoor talk, I took the opportunity to do a little natural navigation exercise on the moor. It would have been rude not to. There was heavy rain and plenty of…

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Usnea Lichens and Moss Patterns

Just back from a family camper-vanning trip to the New Forest and Dartmoor. In Dartmoor I returned to an old favourite, Wistman's Wood, where the trees, lichens and mosses offer a visual feast. The stunted oaks of the wood are decked with 'usnea' lichens - always a beautiful and welcome…

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Darting About

My thanks to all who came to the talk in Princetown, organised by the Dartmoor National Park Authority, on Tuesday. Great audience, lots of love for the outdoors in the room! My thanks also to Richard Drysdale, manager at the DNPA, for taking the time to give me some insights…

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