Tag Archives: Owens Pond

10.31.2016-2 Owens Pond Foliage

My goal with the vacation was to spend as much time as possible in the Quabbin watershed and, with a one day exception, that is just what I did.  Here is one of a couple of images from that one … Continue reading

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09.04.2015 Sumac design

Another day with few words.

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08.28.2015 Once more with Yellow

Here’s the last of my burst of yellow flower posts from Owens Pond…for now. Partridge-pea (Cassia fasciculata) resembles a sensitive plant and I’ve read that the leaves are a little bit sensitive, but I haven’t experienced that…the plant’s sensitivity, I … Continue reading

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08.25.2015 Common Evening Primrose

Living up to its name, we are seeing the Common Evening Primrose (Oenothera biennis) in many places where human activity has disturbed the soil.  Their stalk can be as tall or taller than I am (5’11″…used to be 6’…I’m shrinking) … Continue reading

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08.23.2015 Moody View 3-Owens Pond Reflection

We had yet another foggy start to the day this morning.  I am expecting the same for tomorrow although we are not having the warm temperatures today as the last several…or we might even have some rain which was predicted … Continue reading

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01.02.2015 First of the Year

The sky wasn’t all that exciting as I left the house yesterday.  But seeing as it was January 1st, I felt I should give it a shot, so to speak.  My first impulse was to go to Mount Pollux, but … Continue reading

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12.05.2014 Once more from Owens Pond

Here’s one more shot from another favorite place in town.  It’s the same day as this one but with a greater emphasis as the tree and point and a little more subdued over all.

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