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My other job starts now

Spring is well under way and soon summer will be here. Now is the time I begin working full-time in the woods and swamps of northern Minnesota on botanical surveys. 161 more words


Survival Training on Moon River

This weekend was a very primitive one for me. As a part of the Humber Outdoor Education program, we had a Wilderness Survival weekend up north in the Crown Lands in the area of… 626 more words


Temporarily Giving a Dam

Another frigid morning and a dusting of snow set the scene for the Greater Lovell Land Trust docents and me as we tramped about the woods today. 290 more words


"This is the layout I've been dreaming about since I was 3 years old."

Saturday was the 33rd Annual DOUBLEHEADERS Model Railroad self-guided home and club layout tour. This was the second year that I attended the tour that takes place in Cambridge, Kitchener, Waterloo and Guelph, Ontario and I managed to see seven of the over 30 layouts on the tour.  498 more words

"Beaverpond Treeline"

As noted in a recent post, there is an area along Highway 7, in Eastern Ontario, with a very unique topography, made up of long bands of granite and close packed, narrow, and parallel valleys and ponds. 251 more words


Making a list

and checking it twice. That’s what the busy beavers on a friend’s property appear to be doing right now as they ready for winter.

When JoAnne asked if I wanted to see the recent beaver works, I jumped at the opportunity. 498 more words