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November - The Month
Date: November 4, 2007 Author: Phil Burke
Often this is a 'tween' month also - the month between fall and winter.
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Hallowe'en Critters
Date: October 28, 2007 Author: Phil Burke
Our folk tales have maligned some of our more favourite forest residents.
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Date: October 21, 2007 Author: Phil Burke
Fecundity is defined as productive, prolific, fruitful or fertile. Some of our wild plants are just that.
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Date: October 14, 2007 Author: Phil Burke
Rarely seen the weasel fmaily performs a great service.
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The American Robin
Date: October 7, 2007 Author: Phil Burke
Usually considered a spring bird, this songster makes a notable appearance in the fall.
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Farewell September
Date: September 30, 2007 Author: Phil Burke
Goodbye to the 'tween' month that snuggles with summer and fall on either side.
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The Stump
Date: September 23, 2007 Author: Phil Burke
It stands as a monument to the tree that once was and to the service it provided. Now in death it still serves.
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Osprey Rock
Date: September 9, 2007 Author: Phil Burke
For years these marvelous raptors have returned to their nesting territory, and for year I have witnessed their return and deaparture.
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The Beaver Dam
Date: September 2, 2007 Author: Phil Burke
It's on our five cent coin and one of the most industrious animals in the bush. The beaver has earned it reputation.
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An August Hike
Date: August 26, 2007 Author: Phil Burke
Every season has its month and every month has it season. August gently prepares us for fall.
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