Jack McShane

FIELD NOTES: SPRING — May 2018

FIELD NOTES:  SPRING — May 2018

Jack’s sightings of the various critters in our area.

FIELD NOTES: SPRING’S A-COMIN’— April 2018

FIELD NOTES:  SPRING’S A-COMIN’— April 2018

Jack diverges from his regular column and talks about surfing back in January 1964, but then returns to his Field Notes Column to highlight the signs of Spring.

FIELD NOTES: WINTER DOLDRUMS – March 2018

FIELD NOTES:  WINTER DOLDRUMS - March 2018

Jack goes back in time and then recounts dynamic bird life in the present.

FIELD NOTES: DEAD OF WINTER – February 2018

FIELD NOTES:  DEAD OF WINTER - February 2018

Dilemma from Jack’s past; current doings of wild turkeys; and the fate of the emotionally disturbed grouse: all make for fascinating reading.

FIELD NOTES: THE WRONG HOLLOW – January 2018

FIELD NOTES: THE WRONG HOLLOW - January 2018

Toxic squirrels? Could it be that our red squirrels are so toxic that their predators won’t eat them? Well it appeared this way as I left two fresh killed up where I set my trail cam, which is usually baited with meat table scraps, and, as always scavenged by coyotes, bears or raccoons the first night.

FIELD NOTES: CHAOS IN THE NATURAL WORLD – December 2017

FIELD NOTES: CHAOS IN THE NATURAL WORLD  - December 2017

Chaos on Route 30 and on a major trail intersection on the McShane property.