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19 July 2013 // Nick's Pics

Recovering Moorland – a brief note. Words and pictures: Nick Small. Two years ago I wrote a piece for CBTR about a large and damaging fire on Ovenden Moor in the South Pennines. It was catastrophic, charring vital moorland habitat, wiping out a year’s brood for the ground nesting birds. Last year saw the green […]

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1 February 2013 // Nick's Pics

Caught by the Chill. Words and pictures by Nick Small. (My apologies in advance to anyone who has had their fill of snowy landscapes). Water, like everything else, has been brought to a virtual standstill by the big chill; literally frozen in time. As it tarries for a while on the Pennines, billions of individual […]

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10 October 2012 // Nick's Pics

Sub-Arctic Forest Wilderness. Words & pictures by Nick Small. The Taiga, a band of sub-arctic forest wraps around the northern hemisphere from Canada, through Scandinavia and to Siberia beyond. It’s one of the Earth’s lungs…with a capacity greater than that of the Amazon rain forest. But what’s it like to be there? I’m asked this […]

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7 August 2012 // Nick's Pics

Words and picture by Nick Small. “This Scepter’d Isle….this precious stone set in the silver sea” I’ve been lucky enough to earn my living for the last few months, travelling to the farthest corners of Britain, capturing images of the beautiful and diverse landscapes in our back yard. I’m just staggered by the riches we’re […]

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25 June 2012 // Nick's Pics

Broads. Words & pictures by Nick Small. In my mind, the Norfolk Broads always conjured up images of floating fibreglass caravans, broads cruisers piloted by clueless urban helmsmen or pissed up east end party types fuelled by crates of pilsner. This is despite, or maybe because of, the year I once spent living and working […]

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