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Almost underfoot,
you work the ground
for bugs and spiders,
diligently clean window
screens in morning light—
yet play second fiddle
to your canyon cousin’s… 126 more words


February 16th


2:00 p.m. A new front approaches from the southwest, and during this pre-spring, this means high winds and warm temperatures. February is unseasonably warm near sixty degrees, and at picnic site 11, where two weeks snow banks drifted to two or three feet deep, the snow is gone. 414 more words


Geese, Cranes and a Wren - Jan. 1, 2017

Same birds; different year.

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New Year’s Day excitement took hold over birders today, especially with prime target species so close in proximity in Somerset County. 760 more words

Morris County

Teen charged with murder in S.C. elementary school shootings

ANDERSON, SC (WSPA) – An Anderson County judge has charged a teen with murder and three counts of attempted murder after the Townville shootings on Wednesday. 445 more words

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I hiked from Timberline Lodge to the snow fields above Silcox Hut. My main target was Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch. I missed the finches, but there is always something fun to see on the mountain. 169 more words

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