Tag Archives: Ware-Enfield Road

11.17.2021 Morton Pond

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Of course, for those familiar with Quabbin’s history, Morton Pond is no more. One of many along with the four old towns (Enfield, Greenwich, Dana, and Prescott) swallowed by the dammed (the original residents of those towns would probably say … Continue reading

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04.02.2021 A little more skunk seepage

Another shot from the Quabbin Park seep as the skunk cabbage buds start to swell.

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03.23.2021 A skunk in a seep

Besides the leaves under glass this seep also hosts skunk cabbage-Symplocarpus foetidus which I visit most years at this time. For those unfamiliar, these are the flower buds which precede leafing out and create their own heat so are often … Continue reading

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12.30.2020 Wordless Wednesday-Icefungifiedstickcicles

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12.27.2020-2 Winter Layers

I’ve always found skunk cabbages in a little seep along Ware-Enfield Road in Quabbin Park during the late winter but have noticed them earlier.  I set out this morning with an idea to photograph a few , which I did, … Continue reading

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04.30.2019 Return to a Vernal Brook

This is a brook I have visited a number of times over the years, often finding it dry as a bone once summer rolls around. With all the rain we’ve been having, and a forecast that indicates more to come, … Continue reading

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