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07.12.2022 Botanical Omnivore

This Lygus bug apparently will eat most anything.  I’ve seen it’s larva on most of our flowering plants and according to BugGuide is hits most crops as well as garden plants. It’s the most common of plant bugs here in … Continue reading

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02.05.2022 Third Time Charm

Some of you may remember my posting a similar image in the past.  In 2019 I was driving through Quabbin Park on a workday and just had my phone. I made an image that I liked but it wasn’t suitable … Continue reading

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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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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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02.02.2021 Fractured Ice Sheet

An old one reprocessed.  There was a little color but black and white took care of that.

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12.04.2020 Fog Friday-Quabbin Valley and Mount Monadnock

A re-edit from 2015.  I had originally processed in B&W thinking that worked better but now I think I prefer the subtlety of the color. Another view from Enfield Lookout.

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103020-2 Fog Friday

Another from the past.  This time 2008. It was a winter wonderland out there today.  Unfortunately I was working, riding around making housecalls, and made no images.  Still a joy to see. I don’t expect much to linger into tomorrow … Continue reading

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10.06.2020 In a fog

That could describe me at most times but Sunday, after shooting the longed for image I shared yesterday, I drove by the boat cove in Quabbin Park and noticed the peninsula at the far side had some nice color with … Continue reading

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09.29.2020 Misty Day Flowers

We’ve had several misty yet basically rainless days in a  row.  Supposably* tomorrow will produce more than a mist but I won’t believe it until we see it. However a mist does add a little “atmosphere” to flowers. As I … Continue reading

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09.27.2020 Quabbin Foliage

Some early color at the opening of the Quabbin Spillway which runs to the left.  Of course, ain’t much spillin’ going on currently unless we get a box of rain.

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