Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Work Party in a flooded Camosun bog

The work area: removal of nutrient rich top layer of peat, and decaying stumps

bog boots

vacinnium in the children's bog area

vaccinium bush, probably blueberry.  If it flowers very soon, a warm spring is predicted, according to local knowledge

frequent visitor of the bog

this is what the work area will eventually look like, after a time

Tea Break!