365 Nature – Day 41

In 2016 I’m doing a 365 Nature project. Each day of the year I will post something here about nature. It may be any format, a photo, video, audio, sketch or entry from my nature journal. It could be a...

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365 Nature – Day 26

In 2016 I’m doing a 365 Nature project. Each day of the year I will post something here about nature. It may be any format, a photo, video, audio, sketch or entry from my nature journal. It could be a...

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Book Review:: Real Gardens Grow Natives

We're lucky to live in a region with bountiful books on creating wildlife habitat and Pacific Northwest gardeners now have one more choice to add to their bookshelves. Real Gardens Grow Natives: design, plant & enjoy a healthy northwest...

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Book Highlights 2013

This post was originally published on Native Plants & Wildlife Gardens. This year I had the opportunity to read several excellent books ranging in topics from vampire squids to garden insects. Here are five of my favorites, some which are...

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Nature Picture Books:: As The Crow Flies

All day long you're on the go, you don't have time to watch a crow... So begins one of my favorite picture books, As the Crow Flies, by Sheila Keenan and illustrated by Kevin Duggan. Crows are one of my...

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Nature Picture Books:: Lizi Boyd

Over the last two and a half years I've read a staggering number of picture books to my daughter, a large percentage of them nature themed. In this new column feature I'm going to highlight some of our favorite authors,...

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