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Archemedas's Favorite Nature Pictures (The Painted Turtle)

The painted turtle is the most widespread native turtle of North America. It lives in slow-moving fresh waters, from southern Canada to Louisiana and northern Mexico, and from the Atlantic to the Pacific. 187 more words

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Louisiana Loses Its Boot...

Ranging from history to environmentalism to cartography to politics to geography: this article is an amazingly poignant and dramatic look at how rising sea levels and human geological intervention have led to incredible land loss in Louisiana (and elsewhere)… 146 more words

Environmentalism

Meanwhile, at the Marshes

Thanks to the follower of Talk of the Town who sent us this picture of a car “parked” at the Marshes yesterday evening.

Well, we say parked, more like abandoned!

Road Matters

Archemedas's Favorite Nature Pictures (Adolescent Blue Jays of Cooper Marsh)

The Blue Jay is a white-faced bird with a distinctive blue crest, back, wings and tail. A collar of black is often found around the throat and head, and bills, legs, feet and eyes are also black. 132 more words

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Treadmill challenge in aid of Rape Crisis North East

Rape Crisis North East are holding a treadmill challenge in the Marshes Shopping Centre on Saturday 18th October from 11am – 7pm.

Members of North East Runners Dundalk are once again, kindly donating their time and energy to take part in the challenge. 127 more words

Local News

Archemedas's Favorite Nature Pictures (The Northern Pearly Butterfly)

The Northern Pearly Eye Butterfly, is one of the few truly shade-loving butterflies in Canada. It is found only in rich deciduous or mixed wooded areas, usually where the undergrowth is thick. 204 more words

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