Tag 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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07.10.2016 Steve and the Giant Purple Pitcher Plant

We’ve needed rain and got a little this morning while I was at Hawley Bog. Very little.  But that didn’t stop me from getting soaked.  The bushes and tall grass were leaning over the boardwalk and heavy with the mist/drizzle … Continue reading

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09.15.2015 Purple Pitcher Plant

Pitcher plants are so interesting.  They eat animals.  Nature allows so much diversity in attaining nourishment.  I would guess we all are familiar with the Venus Flytrap and many have seen these carnivorous plants too.  There are so many varied … Continue reading

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09.14.2015 Sure, why not…Monday ‘shroom

Well, I am sitting here in relative panic mode.  I just boxed up and UPSed off my 5D Mark II to Canon for a clean and check.  There are a few spots on the sensor that my Sensor Swabs cannot … Continue reading

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07.23.2014 It’s all about the light

Monday morning at the bog.  Since I am now a retired (semi) guy, I have three day weekends with Mondays being the new Sunday.  I saw a photograph of a White-fringed Orchid on Facebook by a friend Sunday evening and … Continue reading

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