An update from Ian Bushell:Continue reading “Damplugger!”
The park is full of water; there are deep puddles everywhere. Everything is wet and muddy and the paths are flooded.Continue reading “Rain!”
On the fifth day of Christmas…..
…we are foregoing the five gold rings and sending you, instead, five of Clive Knight’s pictures of the park’s Christmas floodwaters.
Chris Seymour sent in pictures of the flooded Lambrok tributary, yesterday,
The benefit of floods
We are too inclined to view floods negatively. We assess them in terms of the disruption they cause or the financial cost of repairing the damage they do to our property. But in natural ecosystems, such as our park, floods play an important role in maintaining biodiversity.Continue reading
Come for a wade around the park with Clive Knight.Follow the link for the pictures that Clive has sent us today.
We have just endured a spell of exceptionally wet weather that has been hard work for both people and wildlife.Continue reading “Surviving the floodwaters”