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Hey Buddy, can you spare some food?

Nearly 3 Billion Birds Gone Since 1970 According to a new study published online in September by the┬ájournal Science, wild bird populations in the continental U.S. and Canada have declined by almost 30% since 1970. Far from Passenger Pigeons, once … Continue reading

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Silent Summer

On September 27, 1962, Rachel Carson published her infamous book Silent Spring, chronicling the disastrous affect pesticides have on the environment. I’d love to write that in the 57 years since Silent Spring was published we’ve learned how to work … Continue reading

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Stranger Things

Life on the Concord River is getting stranger as the weather warms up. Continue reading

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Welcome Brigid

Imbolc, a time of year when we welcome the return of Spring. Continue reading

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Fine, don’t say goodbye, see if I care!

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Did I miss a memo or email? One day I’m feeding a hungry horde of ducks… …and the next day, none! Not a soul. Hurricane Florence blew through and took my ducks with her, I think. I fed my flock … Continue reading

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Farewell Umbrella Skies

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The summer wind has blown past and the umbrella skies of cobalt blue, the emerald flashes of the hummingbirds, and the bright yellow blossoms of the sunflowers are no more. Autumn winds will now blow through my corner of the … Continue reading

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The End is Near

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It’s been a perilous journey… Continue reading

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Divisiveness

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The democrats and republicans have nothing on the animals living on, and in, the Concord River in Massachusetts. Continue reading

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Hours blend into days;

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With each passing day, time slips away like water through our fingers. Continue reading

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Oh goodness, they’re here already?

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It’s April, 2018, and the ruby-throated hummingbirds have migrated to New England. What will they find? Continue reading

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