In case you need cheering up after voting in this Thursday’s European elections – or maybe after purposely not voting – then why not head to Exeter for a Transition Exeter event, breezily titled: Planning for Emergencies and Preparing for Disasters! From the blurb:
According to the Met Office, the recent devastating storms are the outcome of climate change and will get worse. In their words, we should be “making ourselves more resilient to flooding in the future.” (February 2014)
Pretty much what I have had in mind while preparing my Resilient Smallholding courses – and while planning water-management and other developments at Arcady. For more details see here.