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Driver Pleads Guilty In Death Of JeffCo Deputy

GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4) – A woman who struck and killed an off-duty Jefferson County sheriff’s deputy directing traffic at the scene of a multi-car crash in January has pleaded guilty. 150 more words


A quick guide to Colorado conifers

To many people, the trees that don’t lose their leaves in the winter are all pine trees. Of course, this isn’t accurate. Colorado hosts several different kinds of true pines, and in addition to these pines, we have firs, spruces, junipers and other trees native to the state. 968 more words


Pruning Spree

Took my Mugo Pine to the club social this past Wednesday to have have it looked at. Ended up pruning away much of the tree. The club members tell me that I don’t have to worry about the tree weakened by pruning away too much. 187 more words


Sunset in the Mediterranean

The sun sets into the Mediterranean near Marsala, Sicily, Italy.

Nature Photography

June 28th - Pranked?

Walking to the ferry recently, I noticed all sorts of mushrooms that had emerged just off the path in the leaf-litter.

I took a bunch of photo’s, none of them more curious than the mushy above. 159 more words

Dans Daily Photo

Japanese Black Pine Needle Plucking and Grafting

Experimentation with the Japanese Black Pine continues. This time I will be plucking needles to redistribute vigor down to the lower and inner branches. The tree currently has a lot of growth up top. 140 more words


Larches Initial Styling

A seasoned member of the club passed away recently, and his wife donated some trees to the club. Some of the higher quality ones will be sold, while the lesser quality ones are given out to budding members (yours truly). 274 more words