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John Working On Limited Pressings In Workshop

John is hard at work in his shop creating new and rare pressings of some of the plants he has gathered on his journeys.

You can see many of them at the Burkett’s camp site. 12 more words

John Burkett

A few notes from class

Observed a magician of a great blue heron who made itself disappear in daylight.
Standing in reeds, it took the form of the surrounding reeds and to walkers-by, poof! 65 more words

Free Online Environmental Education Courses at University of Wisconsin in 2015

Beginning in 2015, the University of Wisconsin will offer six free, non-credit Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) on “a shared theme of sustainability and the environment,” says a… 238 more words


Autumn Anticipation

My morning glories are brown and shriveled, insects and animals are preparing for transition, and it’s nearly time to listen to Leonard Cohen records with a hot cup of tea and a cozy sweater. 103 more words


Praying Mantis vs Mosquito

While serving 14 months in the U.S. Army in Vietnam my fellow soldiers and I experienced frequent rocket attacks around 2:00 AM to 6:00 AM while sleeping in our hooch. 375 more words


Bald Eagles

My wife and I went on a short walk a few days ago on the Marsh Trail in Mount Pleasant, SC.  We had a blast walking our dog, Bella, and seeing some wildlife in between rainstorms that were plaguing the Charleston area.   408 more words