Tag Archives: The National Trust

Thoughts, deeds, music

Up here, on the roof of Snowdonia, we have restored the blanket bog and protected the largest and deepest area of peat in Wales. Not only is this good for increasingly rare birds such as curlew and hen harrier, but … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Iconic Welsh Hill Farm Part III – Paying My Respects

You may have read my earlier posts about my conservation work for the National Trust on a famous Welsh mountain farm, if not you can catch up here and here…. At the end of my last post I mentioned that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 23 Comments

Planning The Future of an Iconic Welsh Hill Farm

I have the rare privilege of writing the conservation land management plan for an iconic Welsh hill farm, here’s my introduction…. Dyffryn Mymbyr is arguably the most famous farm in Wales, possibly in the whole of the UK. It was … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 33 Comments

Drawing musical inspiration from conserving nature

I have been lucky enough to be able to devote most of my working life to learning about nature and wildlife, and then learning about how best to look after it.  Of course the old adage is really true here, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments