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Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees

Hello Everyone – Happy Sunday!

I took an early morning trek to Sanjay Gandhi National Park in Borivali (Mumbai, India) and boy what a well spent morning. 103 more words


Two glorious days hiking in a snow forest

A rare and beautiful snow covered Raleigh this week.  Seven inches at RTP airport and in Umstead State Park.  I spent eight hours the last two days hiking on and off trail to immerse myself in this beauty.   42 more words

Umstead State Park

Our 2008 Road Trip, Part 4: An Appalachian Trail But for Non-Hikers

Previously on Midlife Crisis Crossover:

Every year since 1999 Anne and I have taken a road trip to a different part of the United States and seen attractions, marvels, history, and institutions we didn’t have back home in Indianapolis.

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Threats to US National Parkland!

The NY Times reports on a deceptive piece of legislation whose main intent is not to created park land but to take away protections from the National Parks Members of Utah’s congressional caucus, not content with eviscerating two national monuments in the state, have unleashed a new assault on public lands, proposing legislation that hides […]

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Blame environmentalists for California wildfires

An insightful and fascinating commentary is posted at The American Thinker. It it, author Richard Zuber systematically lays out how environmentalist policies were a major factor in contributing to California’s wildfires that raged for most of December. 407 more words


This is an Interesting Petition re Mountain Lions...

Mountain lions that live in Los Angeles are in danger of becoming extinct in 50 years, because their isolation leaves them vulnerable to inbreeding which causes health problems and unusual behavior.

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Year of the Bird!

From Cornell Lab of Ornithology Welcome to the Year of the Bird We’ve joined with National Geographic, National Audubon Society, BirdLife International, and more than 100 organizations to declare 2018 the Year of the Bird.

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