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Spring Beauty

Right now, beneath the trees, the forest floor is dotted with delicate, shimmering flowers known as Spring Beauty. The color variation among plants is, interestingly, due to the plant’s attempt to maintain a delicate balance between attracting pollinators (crimson flowers) … Continue reading

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Fox and Hawks

When I shared my story about seeing a beautiful red fox with a bushy red tail while walking near Claude Moore Park, my daughter Abigail said that she often sees two foxes in that area. And today, while hiking in … Continue reading

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Rainy Day

I’m starting to wonder if we will get any significant snowfall this winter. We’ve had less than 2″ so far; apparently the D.C. area is in a snow hole this season. I’m tired of cold rain, but since I was … Continue reading

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