Super mode How to Read the Landscape (Paperback) by Whitefield Patrick aL5XdH54

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Patrick Whitefield presents twenty years worth of notes on different types of landscapes. It explains everything from animal signs and tree shapes to how whole landscapes fit together and function. It includes extracts and photographs from his notebooks illustrating actual examples of the landscapes described. Patrick Whitefield has spent a lifetime living and working in the countryside and twenty years of that taking notes of what he sees everywhere from the Isle of Wight to the Scottish Highlands. This book is the fruit of those years of experience. In How to Read the Landscape Patrick explains everything from the details such as the signs which wild animals leave as their signatures and the meaning behind the shapes of different trees to how whole landscapes including woodland grassland and moorland fit together and function as a whole. Rivers and lakes roads and paths hedgerows and field walls are also explained as are the influence of different rocks the soil and the ever-changing climate.