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Mammals Team: 17 days!

We only have 17 days until we leave for Costa Rica, so we’ve been reading some tips from past Mammal teams on what it’s like down there. 63 more words

Book of February: Trackards


A constant in my field bag is the laminated set of Trackards created by Naturalist David Brown in 1998. I’ve had the good fortune to spend time tracking with and learning from David and continue to do so each time I use his cards. 228 more words


Three-legged stool

Support comes in many manners and I can’t help but think that many of us would probably benefit from having more than two legs to stand on. 493 more words


Celebrating the Slush

Another warm day and the snow has turned to slush. Not my favorite condition in January, but it does bring its rewards.


X marks the spot–at least that’s the mnemonic device we use to identify members of the canidae family. 351 more words


Scottish Red Deer

Old photos maybe – but red deer in the wilds of Scotland are always an impressive site.

Cervus elaphus


Chillin' at Heald Pond

It was chilly this morning. Understatement. It was mighty cold, given the wind. But that didn’t stop the intrepid Tuesday Trackers of the Greater Lovell Land Trust… 831 more words


Focused Moments

Thanks to our oldest son’s girlfriend, I learned a few more things about focusing my camera this afternoon. Our indoor still-life was a pinesap stalk covered in seedpods that I had discovered near the stonewall on the cowpath the other day. 103 more words