Twelve Trees that Defined my Lockdown – Part 2 — The Street Tree

In the first post, I wrote about how my lockdown urban nature rambles turned into my new book, London Tree Walks: Arboreal Ambles Through the Green Metropolis. Lockdown allowed me to really get to know parts of the city near where I live in north London, and as the rules eased, I ventured further afield, mostly on two wheels, and occasionally on public transport, allowing … Continue reading Twelve Trees that Defined my Lockdown – Part 2 — The Street Tree

Twelve Trees that Defined my Lockdown – Part 1 — The Street Tree

During Lockdown 1.0, I spent as much time as I could outdoors. Like many, I found it gave me an opportunity to appreciate nature on my doorstep even more than usual. Combined with a beautiful spring and the dramatic reduction in pollution, it seemed especially piquant. My lockdown urban nature explorations turned into a project which came to fruition in October with the publication of … Continue reading Twelve Trees that Defined my Lockdown – Part 1 — The Street Tree