We posted this on Earth Day…did you get your watering done? Want to check your saplings now now, it has been very dry! Happy #EarthDay; Last chance to watch our #Feelgood #FilmFriday on @RTÉ player tomorrow; Check out our @Nationwide interview on March 25th, #TreeWeek2021 available until tomorrow night. Many thanks to all who madeContinue reading “Earth Day – Did you water your saplings if they are dry, tree planters?”
Searching for the lost graves of Louisiana’s slaves (via @IrishTimes) https://www.irishtimes.com/searching-for-the-lost-graves-of-louisiana-s-slaves-1.4617081
Shortage of timber set to worsen as supply of logs tightens (via @IrishTimes) https://www.irishtimes.com/business/energy-and-resources/shortage-of-timber-set-to-worsen-as-supply-of-logs-tightens-1.4609199
https://www.bbc.co.uk/reel/video/p09m0v4x/extinct-tree-from-the-time-of-jesus-rises-from-the-dead Incredible work by Dr. Elaine Soloway and Dr. Sarah Sallon in bringing back the Judean Date Palm! Courtesy of @BBC .
Leadership and inspiration, we love to collaborate. Especially on grants. A special thanks to teenagers Erin and Hannah who travelled with Plant-for-the-Planet UK co-ordinator Wendy Davis and with parent chaperone/volunteer support also from Andover, UK. And of course to the amazing Plant-for-the-Planet support team. St. Laurence School were our hosts at this memorable first eventContinue reading “A Tree For All in Baldoyle…”
This is a very interesting introduction to CCF; I didn’t know it was not suitable everywhere. 14k ha is a lot of CCF! From Timber forest to Native Woodland on the Dublin Mountains Makeover; well done to Coillte teams running this great initiative. I grew up scrambling around those woods with the Dundrum Brigin Scouts,Continue reading “Dublin Mountains Makeover; Introduction to Continuous Cover Forestry”
https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/identify-the-trees-of-ireland-by-leaf-flower-fruit-and-shape-1.4594861 Well done Éanna, #TreeCouncil of #Ireland President.
Where to watch? Let’s match it with a #GreatEmeraldWall…along the #Shannon perhaps?
Canqi and Breda, in Budapest and Tyrone respectively, joined me in writing an ode back on the Winter Solstice morning. As we approach (so soon!) the Summer Solstice, I thought it would be fun to post them up. “We mark today The turning of this year of loneliness of the heart With this parting#New community.Continue reading “Odes to a Summer Solstice? Our soothing…CommuniTREE!”