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Not quite adult

For the past few years I’ve had research plots in northwestern Tennessee. Each summer, once a month or so, I make the 5-hour drive to the site and spend the afternoon taking data. 550 more words


monday's may

nice little surprise visit this morning from Mrs. May B while having the coffee and trying to catch up on emails.
she landed on my computer’s trackpad, jiggled a bit for me and stuck around for the photo shoot and went on her jolly way. 13 more words

Fly Fishing

The Trout Addict


In the pre-dawn chill, he put on his old black hoodie and went to work. Three hours of sleep had not been nearly enough to make him feel well, but he thought of his Big Year on the Streams– the year 2004, a full decade ago– and he wanted to celebrate the anniversary, as if this current year had made the Big Year all-important. 636 more words

Mayflies Again

Moterhboard recently posted an interesting article about swarms of Mayflies in the LaCrosse, WI area.  See it here.

I think that these “swarms” are neat (with all due respect to those that have been injured due to the them) and have… 6 more words


Mayflies! Mayflies everywhere!! (35 Photos)


Chalou101 reblogged this on Chalou101 and commented:

WTF? Looks like the plague or something...

biblical hexes

“A massive mayfly hatch on the Mississippi River in the La Crosse, Wisconsin area July 20, 2014, was described as a insect infestation of “biblical proportions” so intense that it made driving in the region difficult and even dangerous. 81 more words

Fly Fishing

Radar captures mayfly swarm on Mississippi River

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Mayflies have begun emerging from the Mississippi River in swarms that show up on radar like thunderstorms, coat roads and leave behind slimy messes. 510 more words