Nick taught geology and geography for many years at a senior independent school, having a first degree in both subjects and an M.A. in geology education, also having carried out PhD research in earth science secondary education.
He, like both parents before him, was born in Stoke Gabriel, Devon, situated on the banks of the River Dart which for innumerable years has been a focus of salmon fishing.
A Rural Legacy Lost. Net Salmon Fishing On The River Dart in Devon: An Occupation, Way of Life and Associated Dialect in Terminal Decline?
In A Rural Legacy Lost. Net Salmon Fishing on the River Dart in Devon: An Occupation, Way of Life and Associated Dialect in Terminal Decline? we learn of the tradition of harvesting salmon as a means of business and pastime. Beginning with a biologically appropriate explanation of salmon as a specie...