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18,000,000 Wait....

April 20th, 2014, and 18 million Americans wait. Additional tens of millions of naturalists and esthetes around the world wait, too. They wait to see if this beautiful moment will again be seen in fields and flowery margins from the Rocky Mountains east to the Atlantic coast. 189 more words

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Duskywing on Blueberries

You can’t not like Duskywing butterflies. These little brown bombshells are just about everywhere when you hike the woodland trails in the Spring. Every so often one will accompany you part way on a trail, flying 10 feet ahead of you each time you reach it, and repeating this again and again. 156 more words

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If You Were A Hungry Bird....

Let’s go with the “If” thing, something that we normally steer away from doing (i.e., If I had million of dollars) But let’s do it here. 255 more words

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Heinz Ketchup and the Phipps Conservatory

Here we are 3 days into Spring, and Pittsburgh thermometers read 38 degrees F, plus or minus. Most of the U.S. shares the same mood, popularized by those Heinz TV commercials, not long ago. 312 more words

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Horace's Duskywing Butterfly (RCSPark)

May 8th and we’re not alone as we travel Nichol Road trail in Raccoon Creek State Park. These pert, excitable little Duskywing butterflies flank me on either side of much of the trail. 213 more words

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Diversity in Red-Spotted Purple Butteflies

We encounter many people during the course of a day, usually noting the unique features of each one of them. Some of us are better at that than others. 164 more words

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Tawny Hackberry & the Nixon White House Photographers

Hannah and David gave me Dennis Brack’s Presidential Picture Stories – Behind the Cameras at the White House (2013)David Kleber was an NBC White House Photographer, and had alot to do with the book design and production of this fascinating book. 431 more words

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