Field Notes

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: 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: 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.

FIELD NOTES: AUTUMN 2017 – November 2017

FIELD NOTES:   AUTUMN 2017 - November 2017

Jack claims no collusion with book reviewer, Jane Tompkins, regarding the topic of ocean surfing in last month’s issue. And now lots of wonderful bear sightings with photos.

FIELD NOTES: WIPED OUT — October 2017

FIELD NOTES:   WIPED OUT — October 2017

Jack remembers his surfing days in Hawaii and Peru, but brings us all back to his dear Andes, and the critters in our neighborhood.