If you make a habit of looking under (and carefully replacing) rotting logs lying on the forest floor, sooner or later you will be rewarded with the discovery of an eastern red-backed salamander. 178 more words
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Sorry I haven’t been around lately, but the WiFi is messed up and I haven’t gotten to the library of late.
I am near the end of the month in which I have been invoking the elementals of the North, aka the Gnomes. 1,195 more words
I often find myself explaining my job to people. Family, friends, acquaintances- it is not uncommon for me to get a “and that is your job?” response when I tell them about how I spent the day counting butterflies, walking trails, measuring trees, rescuing turtles, identifying salamanders, locating lady slippers, or any other highlight (I rarely talk about the office work…it just doesn’t measure up!). 527 more words