25 September 2021
Welsh language moves with the times
I have not got into the habit of stating my preferred pronouns. Maybe I should, but it can be hard to teach an old dog new tricks. I think i...
24 September 2021
Public lecture and more suspected railways
I had been on fieldwork all week, I was tired. And busy. Because the next thing to happen was the Welcome Week, and immediately after that, ...
23 September 2021
Last day: coring
After my day in the office I was looking forward to the last day we would be in the field. We would try to take a sediment core! We need th...
22 September 2021
Surveying and scanning
One of the things we always do on our annual field trip is survey the estuary. And that field trip is decades old, so we have quite an inter...
21 September 2021
Field trip barbecue
If your fieldwork is residential, it automatically comes with a lot of social time. When we were still going to south Wales, we would norma...
20 September 2021
Forams in the lab
In the olden days in South Wales, I would take the student into the field in the morning, have them sieve their samples and put them in the ...
19 September 2021
Forams on fieldwork
After the introduction day, and the day we put the mooring out , the time had come for my own day in the field! During low tide, I would t...
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