Scroll through to find out what we're up to, and what we've been doing. These listings cover events, walks, presentations and publications and we'll do our best to keep up to date. For daily happenings, follow our latest social media posts (right).
The Long View Exhibition: Lakeside Arts, Nottingham
The Long View installation in Wasdale
The first of our seven installations for The Long View: Everything is Connected (aka 'The Yellow Line') is in place in Wasdale and, quite unexpectedly, has caused a bit of a debate ...
Conwy: The Environmental Internet of Things
Our last research visit to Conwy as part of the pioneering Environmental Internet of Things project with Lancaster and Bangor Universities and the Centre for Hydrology and Ecology. More here: Water Finds its Way.
iPorter Film at Cambridge University
Rob takes his i-Porter film to Cambridge!
Working with Oxford University Postgraduate Students
Presentation, FSCouncil Blencathra Centre
Landscape Leaders Training day
We'll be joining farmers Sam and Candida Hodgson at Glencoyne Farm, Ullswater, helping out with a training day, facilitated by Friends of the Lake District.
Public Walk to the Little Asby Hawthorn
Tree planting and restoration, Duddon Valley
Joining volunteers and arboreal experts from the Forestry Commission and John Muir Trust caring for woodlands in the Duddon Valley.
i-Porter: Rob’s film on show at The Box, Kendal
In 2014 Rob worked as a porter on the trail to Everest Base Camp, photographing and interviewing other porters along the way. His film i-Porter premiers at The Box, Kendal.
Canopy: Joined up thinking about trees
Presenting at the Tree Charter Champions Day, Sheffield
A gathering of champions as we share ideas and discuss the Charter - why trees matter, and what we can do to stand up for them.
We're Champions for the campaign for a new Charter for Trees, Woods and People
We're delighted to be Champions for the campaign for a new Charter for Trees, Woods and People, which is being led by the Woodland Trust in partnership with over 70 organisations across the country. Our focus will be The Long View, a two-year project centring on seven remarkably ordinary trees in Cumbria, with walks, school work, and many conversations, our relationship to trees in general and to the environments around us.
5 in 5 : the 555 tour
An unusual way to kick off a new year. A while back we pledged that when we reached 555 followers on Facebook we would jump on the 555 bus and travel through the middle of the Lake District, stopping at five pubs. As it happened the A591 was closed just north of Grasmere, thanks to damage caused during Storm Desmond. Here's what happened. 5, 5 & 5 on the 555