Kilcullen Tree planting – 6th April 2019

Rachel Carson Enterprises officially joined the Tree Council on Saturday last.. What an honour. The coordinator must be the most efficient person known to man – or woman. The volunteers worked hard and enjoyed the beautiful scenery around Kilcullen. The author planted a tree in honour of her old Irish hunter, Richard. He was cremated […]

CEDaR Online Recording

https://www.nmni.com/CEDaR/CEDaR-Centre-for-Environmental-Data-and-Recording.aspx We have teamed up with CEDaR to provide a recording system for trees, starting with the Spanish Armada tree in Cairncastle. In order not to spoil the surprise, this will not be recorded until after the trip to the tree on 9th June 2019 as part of the Spanish week. See www.tinasfreelance.com. Tour to the  Spanish […]

Trees are the lungs of life

The author is a keen environmentalist and is helping with promoting National Tree Week. She has already assisted the Lough Neagh Partnership in clearing some trees on Brackagh Moss in County Armagh and identified the Spanish Armada tree as an ancient tree on the North Antrim coast of Northern Ireland. When working in France in […]

Why should we respect the environment?

Leave only footprints. Whether its diving in deep oceans, sitting out in the sun, walking across peatbog, driving to the ends of the earth in our 4 wheel drives, or over rough ground on our horses, eating or drinking, we should respect God’s creation. The book “ Silent Spring ” by Rachel Carson is a […]

This is the wrong way to develop a project

Using people’s skills and experience for free is not an option. People have to live. The Scots do not understand economics and want everything free of charge. Public services are the worst offenders. Nor to they care about the environment, and are planning on putting a rocket on peatbog. This is not acceptable. This is […]