We’ve got the measure of it…….or beginning to at least.

We spent the day learning practical surveying techniques for measuring length, height difference, contours etc with a few home made devices.

A dash of ribena in the bunyip or water level made it easier to read the differences.

All the info gathered will feed into our plans for the forest garden.

P1020608The A frame

P1020609Marking the centre line.

P1020617The Bunyip handler*

P1020619Filling the tube – ribena to follow

P1020620A little stretch to get rid of air bubbles.

P1020642What the hell is permaculture?

P1020630Getting to know our contours.

* Early evidence of UK bunyip use?