Field Notes

BATTLEFIELD NATURE — August 2010

BATTLEFIELD NATURE — August 2010

Many may not realize it but nature is, when observed closely, an environment of what could be called a continuous battle.

SPRING SIGHTINGS – June 2010

SPRING SIGHTINGS - June 2010

Spring sightings of deer, killdeer, brown bats, pigeon hawks…..

VIEW FROM BUSSEY HOLLOW: SPRING — May 2010

VIEW FROM BUSSEY HOLLOW: SPRING — May 2010

Spring chores on Bussey Hollow.

COYOTES AGAIN – February 2010

COYOTES AGAIN - February 2010

Jack’s coyote observations of late have been limited to their tracks and scat but not their kills or for that matter the beasts themselves.

BEAR WITH ME — October 2009

BEAR WITH ME — October 2009

Bears, bears and more bears; many sightings and much sign of them are in evidence in our Andes environs.

BIOPHILIA – August 2009

BIOPHILIA - August 2009

Jack admits that he is afflicted with Biophilia, a term coined by E.O. Wilson, a premier entomologist, and described by him as a craving for, and love of, wild things.