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Suggested Events for August 23rd-29th, 2014

Discover fun and educational events happening this week in western Massachusetts, along with announcements, upcoming events, links, resources and the HFVS podcast.

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08.16.2014 A close encounter of the Beaver kind (Monochrome Sunrise at Harvard Pond)

As the title implies, I am torn between the proper title for this post.

The obvious is the image of sunrise at Harvard Pond. However, while I was waiting for the sun to clear the distant trees, I noticed a beaver swimming nearby, nibbling on some pond lily pads and seemingly unconcerned with my presence.  147 more words

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Suggested Events for August 16th-22nd, 2014

Discover fun and educational events happening this week in western Massachusetts, along with announcements, upcoming events, links, resources and the HFVS podcast.

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08.09.2014 Bridge View

One of Amherst’s conservation trails takes us over Hop Brook near the Norwottuck Rail Trail where I hike and visit the Poor Farm Swamp and the Brickyard Conservation area.  56 more words

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On a Personal Note...

When I first started writing Legally Redhead, I had intended for it to be a lifestyle blog: a little bit of everything from my love of makeup, to my travels, to my unusual affection for bad horror movies, to fashion, food, urban exploration and photography- and everything in between. 1,113 more words

08.08.2014 At last!!!!

I think most of the visitors to this blog are aware of the sinking numbers of Monarchs.  I have seen very few over the last few years and none this year at all.  170 more words

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08.07.2014 Tansy

A couple of days late, but nary a dollar short, here are a few studies of Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare).

From a distance.Closer.Closer still.

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