The Experience of 10,000 Crows

Every night from fall to spring, upwards of 10,000 crows fly from downtown Seattle and other surrounding areas to the University of Washington's Bothell campus, located on the far north end of Lake Washington. They are here for their...

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History and Habitat at Thomas Wales Park

Located in Seattle's Queen Anne neighborhood, the Thomas C. Wales park was completed in 2010 and opened to the public in October of that year. The park was dedicated in early 2011 in honor of late Assistant US Attorney...

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The Urban Garden of Keith Geller

Standing on the sidewalk, looking up a steep slope towards the home of Landscape Architect Keith Geller, you know you're about to enter a special landscape. Over the past 30 years, Geller has transformed a bare, grassy slope into...

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Native Plants and Wildlife Gardens Post:: 5 Great Parks – Seattle Edition

This is an excerpt from my latest post at the Native Plants & Wildlife Gardens blog. Click the link below to visit the full post. Every city has parks, however not all parks are created equal. Many are used primarily...

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Northwest Flower and Garden Show 2012

Last year when I wrote about the Northwest Flower and Garden Show I talked a lot about how the gardens didn't feature wildlife habitat, but could have easily done so and I featured specific examples. I also expressed hope...

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Native Plants and Wildlife Gardens Post:: A Visit to Kew Gardens

This is an excerpt from my latest post at the Native Plants & Wildlife Gardens blog. Click the link below to visit the full post. For anyone with an interest in botany and horticulture, Kew Royal Botanical Gardens in London is like...

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