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Walking in Glamorgan, South Wales. Guided walks, routes & local information

Last updated  19.6.06

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So, how well do you know your trees?

Tree A.jpg (121219 bytes)        Cone C.jpg (111939 bytes)        Cone D.jpg (96538 bytes)        Tree B.jpg (92117 bytes)

        A                            B                            C                        D

Match the cones to the trees and identify the two trees. Answer at bottom of page. If you struggled to get this right or want to get even more proficient, try Treegazing.

Tony Titchen leads walks looking at and identifying trees. Tony can be contacted at;

29 Nore Road, Portishead, Bristol, BS20 7HN

Telephone 01275 848629        or e-mail

tony.titchen@tiscali.co.uk

Walks in Glamorgan

Tony will be leading a course in the early Summer 2005 under the auspices of the Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning. Details of courses are published in the Choices brochure or on the website. The parks are Cefn Onn, Bute Park and Roath Park and there will be three meetings as well as the three park visits.

Westonbirt

A number of events are being held at Westonbirt Arboretum which is not far from Tetbury. For details see the Westonbirt website, then click on Events and Concerts at Westonbirt or contact Tony direct.

Treegazing

These sessions are held around Bristol and Bath. For latest programme go to the new Treegazing website.

Answer to Tree Quiz. A is a Douglas Fir or Pseudotsuga menziesii and its cone is C. D is a Wellingtonia or Sequoiadendron giganteum and B is its cone.