Entries tagged 'nature'

The following 6 entries have been tagged using the term nature. Click the titles to read the full entry in each instance.

Bluebell woods
Floral woodland close to St Peter Port

Hottentot Fig
Succulent plant that grows abundantly on headlands.

Castle Cornet is struck by lightning
When Castle Cornet was struck by lightning in 1671 it ignited the gunpowder stored in the keep

Guernsey struck by an earthquake
Guernsey and its neighbouring Channel Islands were struck by an earthquake strong enough to cause damage

Archaeologists found a porpoise grave
The grave was on the island of Chapelle Dom Hue, off Guernsey's west coast

Victor Hugo plants his United States of Europe oak
The oak is still flourishing in the grounds of Hauteville House.