Bees + Bugs + Wildlife

The Bees Have Arrived

My phone rang at 5:15 this morning.  Incredulous and startled, I ignored it, even thought I recognized the name of the apiarist that sells honey ...
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Before & After: A Visionary Pondside Garden

The only thing I am scratching my head about is the mosquito issue that this garden surely has.  New England is bad for bugs in ...
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Cricket Radio: Enjoying & Understanding Night Sounds

What do the crickets sound like where you live?  Mine sound similar to the Pine Tree Cricket (Oecanthus pini).  That makes sense since my house ...
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Wildlife Bridges & Colorado Pride

It is with pure Colorado pride that I share some of the winning entries to ARC Wildlife Crossing design competition. Colorado is a complicated state ...
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Slow Saturday, Lyme, and Awards

It's a slow slow rainy Saturday here in New England.  Besides kicking off the farmers market this morning, I have spent the bulk of the ...
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Eye of newt, and toe of frog, Wool of bat…..

....and tongue of dog, Adder's fork, and blind-worm's sting, Lizard's leg, and owlet's wing, For a charm of powerful trouble, Like a hell-broth boil and ...
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