Category Archives: The Nature Conservancy

10.03.2020 One year ago today

Eliza’s post from Hawley Bog for Wordless Wednesday reminded me that a) I hadn’t been there yet this year and b) I had been there last year on this day. When I went back and looked at some of the … Continue reading

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10.05.2019 The Aforementioned Pitcher Plant

It’s getting late in the year and as I walked around the boardwalk in Hawley Bog, I noticed that the majority of purple pitcher plants were drying up in anticipation of their winter’s rest.  I was about to give up … Continue reading

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07.14.2016 One last Pitcher picture

Employing the Venus Laowa 15mm macro to capture the entire plant in its surrounds.  Another prone piece of work.

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07.12.2016 A piece of the puzzle

The puzzle is the wide expanse of what makes up our world.  Sometimes larger than life in our limited human experience and sometimes much smaller than our imagination can conjure.  In between can be found many levels for observation as … Continue reading

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07.11.2016 Canada Lily big and small

Yesterday brought us some much needed rain.  Not a lot, but anything is appreciated and we did get intermittent showers.  I had thought about going to Hawley Bog as mentioned yesterday but the threat of rain made me think of … Continue reading

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