365 Nature – Day 67

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 written piece. Each day I will connect to nature in some way and share it here by the end of that day. You can keep up-to-date by subscribing to the RSS feed or be notified by email. See all the 365 Nature posts.


61FZ9neGKmL._SX327_BO1,204,203,200_ Of all the things I’ve spent time learning about in the world of natural history, one thing has eluded me. Moss. I certainly haven’t been ignoring it, I encourage it growing in my yard, I spent time studying Japanese Gardens and their moss and I frequently collect fallen bits to study. But I had not yet taken the…

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365 Nature – Day 42

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 written piece. Each day I will connect to nature in some way and share it here by the end of that day. You can keep up-to-date by subscribing to the RSS feed or be notified by email. See all the 365 Nature posts.


When we moved into our house the front yard was mostly lawn under a maple tree. I’ve written about our efforts to be rid of the grass and adding more native and wildlife plants. The only changes I’ve made to the front yard has been adding a couple of flower beds, but the yard continues to change on its own, and not in…

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