The Friends of Ecclesall Woods AGM, is being held on Wednesday, 16 November at the Woodland Discovery Centre, Ecclesall Woods, Sheffield, 07.00 p.m. Guest speaker is Ian Rotherham, who will present the evening's talk and is called 'Shadow Woods & Ghosts: Searching for Lost Landscapes. The latest edition of the FEW newsletter can be downloaded here (right)
Peat bogs are richly biodiverse and a source of fascination for many scientists. Look at plant life, invertebrates and microbes through microscopes; see how bogs store carbon and affect water; and find out more about the preserving powers of peat. Hear a new poem about Lindow Man by Ralph Hoyte, and Lindow Man’s last thoughts re-created by archaeologist Rick Turner.
The SYBRG team