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79: Dutch wetlands: from Wadden Sea to garden pond (4)

79: Dutch wetlands: from Wadden Sea to garden pond (4)

June 4, 2020

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Ivonne visits the Westerpark, at a 5 minute walking distance from her house. In search of water wildlife. With a wheelbarrow full of equipment! What’s there to see and hear? Why does she end up in her own garden? Let’s find out!
As always, you'll find more information in the shownote.

76: Dutch wetlands: from Wadden Sea to garden pond (3)

76: Dutch wetlands: from Wadden Sea to garden pond (3)

April 23, 2020

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In a short series of Discuspecials we’re talking about water. Listen to part 3. 

  • water quality indicators: plants and animals 
  • watching water wildlife: organising your own tools 
  • how to make a simple spy glass to watch underwater wildlife 

As always, you'll find more information in the shownote.

Also listen to parts 1 & 2!

73: Dutch wetlands: from Wadden Sea to garden pond (2)

73: Dutch wetlands: from Wadden Sea to garden pond (2)

March 12, 2020

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March 22 = world water day. In a short series of several podcast episodes we’re talking about water. In this part 2: 

  • Dutch wetlands then and now
  • lowland
  • flood control
  • creating new Dutch wetlands 

And ... a special appeal in response to the corona virus crisis. 

As always, you'll find more information in the shownote

70: Dutch wetlands: from Wadden Sea to garden pond (1)

70: Dutch wetlands: from Wadden Sea to garden pond (1)

January 30, 2020

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February 2 = world wetland day! What can we learn from wetlands? For our own life as citizens and gardeners?
Let’s find out and start with part 1 of our short series on this topic. Contents: 

  • Dutch wetland types   
  • a fascinating water animal with a key role in nature
  • tips to help protection and conservation of wetlands 
  • and how about your garden? 
  • and all this is mixed with personal memories of your host Ivonne 

As always, you'll find more information in the shownote.