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5 Fun Facts About Octopuses!

At the Seattle Aquarium, today is the first day of Octopus Week! For the past few years, this aquarium has an entire week dedicated to these cephalopods and will have all sorts of events to celebrate! 598 more words


Young White Ibis Feeding Early In The Morning

I am still going through some of my images from our trip to Florida in the Fall. On our visits to the J.N. Ding Darling NWR, we tried to get there early. 142 more words


Purple on the Pier: a trip to Newhaven

When you’re new to birding it can take a while to realise that a lot of English bird names are nonsense. Mute Swans aren’t mute, Black-headed Gulls have brown heads, Common Gulls aren’t common, Marsh Tits live in woodland, Barnacle Geese aren’t made of barnacles etc. 809 more words


A real glimpse of the Yucatan jungle

Angel, my driver in Merida, was intuitive about what I was enjoying.  I got very animated about nature ‘naturalis’ and he suggested that we go to Celestun the day after visiting Mayapan and Dzibiltchaltun archeological sites.  647 more words