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Destruction Takes Many Forms

When we think of the word destruction, we may think of bombs, or riots, or natural disasters. But it can also be …

“How to Know Birds”

The place you’re in The time of year How they move and where in the meadows, brush, forest,             rocks, reeds, are they …

Beaver!

So, what do you do when you come to a beaver in the road? Well, in this case, herd it. On Fernald …

Listening Intentionally

On this day, one hundred and fifty-seven years ago, Thoreau wrote – “Going down railroad, intentionally listening, I hear . . .” …

“Who Cooks for You?”

It is 7 pm on a late summer day and this question is being asked not far away. Is this some impertinent …

Foxes!

I just saw foxes in Lochwood Park for the first time today. This evening really. We were sitting outside when suddenly, just …

Is That a Question Mark?

Well, it may be. But it might have been a comma. But it’s one of those. Period. And what are we talking …

When Lizards Skink

Yes, that is spelled correctly. Skinks look a lot like lizards, in fact they are lizards. But in their own group, which …