Natives – A Moving Target?

Will the wild orchids in my woods survive the changes of the next half century?   There was a certain irony in the timing, given America’s withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement.  ...

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When trees come in handy

There used to be a beach here at this Lake Ontario park, but the water is now up to the lawn. That’s Toronto really small on the horizon. In our part of ...

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The Science of Gardening

Despite the cold rain, Saturday April 22nd was a great time to be walking the streets of Washington D.C.  The occasion for my outing was the March for Science, and there were ...

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From Light Shows to Mangroves

Sunset light show on Sanibel Island, Florida. Shutterstock photo. Rose and I returned home from Sanibel, Florida, a few weeks ago. I couldn’t stir up a bingo game there but found plenty ...

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