Category Archives: Nature and Wildlife, and Seasons

All random posts about things that I love in nature and wildlife.

Travels are Almost A Go!!

At last it Came! Its been another busy old week here, and today I was very happy to see that OPG got the tax exemption through from the government of Georgia.  This is a really big deal, as it means … Continue reading

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Earth is still Green : Photography from Iceland

Iceland and the Hebrides are my most favourite places in the world. I dream to live in either of them one day, retire there perhaps? Longing to visit again. Love the remoteness and being so close to Gaia and the … Continue reading

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Lisi Lake Video

Last week’s OPG session at Lisi Lake, video put together by our Ambassadors (they are doing film making for their Skills section):  

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Samburu and Grevy’s Zebras: A ‘Win-Win-Win-Win’ Project

Originally posted on Earthwatch Unlocked:
The weather has been weird in Oxford lately. Really weird. Two years of low winter rainfall has led to groundwater levels so low that Oxford is officially in drought and we are all being asked…

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OPG Oceans Ambassadors and their Enrichment Work at the Zoo

As we come to the end of our pilot OPG 31 week course, I can’t help but feel proud of how far our Oceans Ambassadors have come, and what they are doing with their free time and as part of … Continue reading

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Photographs of Londoners at the Queen’s Jubilee

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
By most accounts of the press, the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee boat pageant was a near flawless success, apart from the bit of rain (that may or may not have added to the “British-ness” of…

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A Walk in Battersea Park

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
Ah, a late post today, in true bank holiday spirit. Anyone off to Buckingham Palace tonight? Make it down to the Thames yesterday for the boat parade? Enjoying the extra days off? Some festive Jubilee…

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