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Still Waiting…

Bit sneeky today, since I decided to repost the blog I wrote for our ocean rowing site: http://www.fourbirdsaboating.com/ as I wanted to post pretty much the same stuff today.  Going a little stir crazy as I just want to be in Latvia, … 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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Jumping Over Babies – El Calocho

After the stresses of the past week, it was nice to see something intriguing this morning: It was this picture: This Catholic ceremony takes place on the first Sunday after Corpus Christi each year in the town of Castillo de Murcia … Continue reading

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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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Lisi Lake

Lovely day with the kids at Lisi Lake today, though I’m sure we all have a little sunburn despite applying lots of sun lotion (another training lesson for our Earthwatch expeditions!)! Was 24degrees when I left home at 9am, and … Continue reading

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Georgian Spiders, Snakes, and Bugs

These are pretty rubbish quality, since I still need to get a lens for my proper camera, and I only took these on a very old phone.  But I’m a huge lover of spiders, snakes, and insect photography, and one … Continue reading

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Chelsea Flower Show 2012

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
The first thing that hits you when you walk into the middle of the main Chelsea Flower Show pavilion is the smell. Sweet, mingling Springtime scents of roses, lilies, tropical flowers… I was lucky…

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