Olav's Wood: Galleries of photographs

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Photographs of Olav's Wood

Collections of photographs of the woods, and of the people involved in its development, are available below. Also included is a collection of old photographs documenting the history of the woods.

Flora and fauna: For an extensive collection of photographs of flora and fauna in the woods, visit the wildlife pages.

In each gallery, images may be expanded to full size. Full-size images allow you to zoom in on features.

Olav's Wood, South Ronaldsay, Orkney

General pictures of the woodland

General pictures of Olav's Wood taken in summer 2009, including the various habitats in the woodland.

Winter, Orkney

Winter in the woodland

Pictures of Olav's Wood taken during the snows of December 2010.

Flora and Fauna, Orkney

Plant gallery

Some pictures of plants in the woodland and surrounding area are available here.

History, Olav's Wood

Historical photographs

This gallery is a collection of photographs from the past documenting the development of Olav's Wood. These were kindly contributed by Ken Brookman (and forwarded to the website by Andy Mitchell).

Plants on roadside verges around Olav's Wood

A collection of photographs of the flora of the roadside verges around Olav's Wood, including a study of variation in flower colour.

Other Woodlands and People

Photographs of some of the other woodlands which Olav Dennison has developed, and photographs of some of the people involved in Olav's Wood.