Spring in Strathfarrar, part 2 – flowers galore

IMG_1494 bluebells in the forest alans blog I returned to the glen for another visit. Unlike the first trip, this time I went by myself and I stopped at different parts of the glen, to experience and photograph different sections of the forest there. … read more

  • 1st Sep 2017, by Alan Watson Featherstone

Spring in Strathfarrar, part 1

IMG_1108 wood ant edited The first place we stopped at was a place where there are a few old Scots pines beside the River Farrar, as well as a large aspen tree and a couple of nests of wood ants... Read more

  • 1st Aug 2017, by Alan Watson Featherstone

Seeds of a Good Anthropocene

Screen Shot 2017-06-20 at 12.33.45 The Anthropocene has recently been adopted to define a new division in the geological record of the Earth, in recognition of the fact that humanity is now influencing the future of all life on the planet... read more

  • 20th Jun 2017, by Alan Watson Featherstone

A night with the ‘wolves’

IMG_0480 Having traversed the hillside back and forth, in and out of the woodland, we returned to the parachute base camp ... read more

  • 1st Jun 2017, by Alan Watson Featherstone

Signs of spring unfolding

Alan spring blog cover image After a relatively mild and mostly snow-less winter, spring is well underway in the Highlands … read more

  • 1st May 2017, by Alan Watson Featherstone

A magical snowy day in Glen Affric

Alans Robin for Blog image We’ve just passed the equinox, and spring is well under way in the Highlands ... read more

  • 3rd Apr 2017, by Alan Watson Featherstone

Misty day in Glen Cannich, part 2

Alans blog image for misty day in Glen Cannich part 2 Our Founder speaks about the second part of his day in Glen Cannich, after the morning mist had gone a new world came into the light ... read more

  • 13th Mar 2017, by Alan Watson Featherstone

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