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Busy Beaver

After the storms, as I mentioned in previous posts, several trees around my campgrounds lost limbs. Between my site and the next one, a large cottonwood lost two large portions of itself. 205 more words


Go Read Bill Pulliam's Blog While You Can

I had been planning to do a post with various ivorybill related tidbits in anticipation of the search season, which begins next month. That will be coming in a week or so, but I want to say a little more about Bill Pulliam first (beyond his… 1,280 more words

Ivory-billed Woodpecker

Fall Moose Hunt 2017

The changing color of the tundra grasses and the cooling evening breezes usher in a special time of year: fall moose hunting.  Last fall, Solomon and I went on a 2 day moose hunt, camped out overnight, caught a moose and returned home successful.   623 more words



Cricket and I often take the Amtrak to Washington DC to listen to the annual speech delivered by the head of the National Parks Service. 189 more words


Connecticut River canoe trip

Every year we paddle a little further down the Connecticut River.  Five years ago we started at its source, on the border with Canada, and two years ago we reached our home in Lyme NH.   375 more words


Loch of the Lowes - Weeks Eight and Nine!

27th August 2017

 Another busy couple of weeks have flown by! Last week was highly beaver-orientated; first of all, a visitor got in touch to say they had found evidence of beaver activity on their land and so we went out to meet them and investigate. 950 more words


Are You 42 Going on 4?

In the midst of all the wedding and book launch activities, The Fam got together to celebrate Gill’s birthday. Even though she was turning 42, she expected a suitable party — complete with small cake from Dufflet’s in Toronto (via the local Italian deli) , candles to blow out, and ridiculous gifts. 1,051 more words