As the felling of 30 ash trees (where diverse bird life flourished) commences…

“People need wild places… To be surrounded by a singing, mating, howling commotion of other species, all of which love their lives as much as we do ours, and none of which could possibly care less about us in our place. It reminds us that our plans are small and somewhat absurd. It reminds us why, in those cases in which our plans might influence many future generations, we ought to choose carefully.”Barbara Kingsolver, author

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Redwing2Redwing – globally threatened and in severe decline in the UK. RSPB ‘red’ conservation status. The trees in both these images are currently being removed to make way for tennis courts…

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One Response to As the felling of 30 ash trees (where diverse bird life flourished) commences…

  1. Love the quote. Thankyou.

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