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Evelyn Greene

To each his own. A friend recently looked at a children’s book about turkey vultures and commented on what ugly birds they are. more »

Sep 14, 2016 12:00 PM Special Interest Columns

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I’ve had an exciting orchid hunting season this year. more »

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 PM Special Interest Columns

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In 1990 a conservation group I was in led Yngvar Isachsen, the prominent NYS Museum geologist, to a “tafone”, one of what I used to call “holey boulders” because that is what they are. more »

May 11, 2016 12:00 PM Special Interest Columns

Bernd Heinrich did it again--spent many, many hours up in trees (as he did when studying ravens) figuring out the answers to puzzles—real, natural science ones. more »

Apr 20, 2016 12:00 PM Special Interest Columns

A friend who lives down past Albany fought her 15 gray squirrels all last winter and ended up eating a couple of them. That made her feel better but that still left 13 to torment her. more »

Feb 10, 2016 12:00 PM Special Interest Columns

From our front yard an hour or so before dark, I like to watch for the beautiful turkey vultures as they sail around the sky before they land to roost for the night. more »

Sep 30, 2015 12:05 PM Special Interest Columns

I’ve been exploring more of the vast wild lands we have available for free here in the Adirondack Park. more »

Sep 16, 2015 12:01 PM Special Interest Columns

To each his own. A friend recently looked at a children’s book about turkey vultures and commented on what ugly birds they are. more »

Sep 14, 2016 12:00 PM Special Interest Columns

Ramblings 7-9-16.jpg

Picasa

I’ve had an exciting orchid hunting season this year. more »

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 PM Special Interest Columns

cutline - rocks 6-11-6.jpg

Picasa

In 1990 a conservation group I was in led Yngvar Isachsen, the prominent NYS Museum geologist, to a “tafone”, one of what I used to call “holey boulders” because that is what they are. more »

May 11, 2016 12:00 PM Special Interest Columns

Bernd Heinrich did it again--spent many, many hours up in trees (as he did when studying ravens) figuring out the answers to puzzles—real, natural science ones. more »

Apr 20, 2016 12:00 PM Special Interest Columns

A friend who lives down past Albany fought her 15 gray squirrels all last winter and ended up eating a couple of them. That made her feel better but that still left 13 to torment her. more »

Feb 10, 2016 12:00 PM Special Interest Columns

From our front yard an hour or so before dark, I like to watch for the beautiful turkey vultures as they sail around the sky before they land to roost for the night. more »

Sep 30, 2015 12:05 PM Special Interest Columns

I’ve been exploring more of the vast wild lands we have available for free here in the Adirondack Park. more »

Sep 16, 2015 12:01 PM Special Interest Columns

Come to a gardening workshop at Tannery Pond Community Center on Saturday, the 18th of July, to learn native or innocuous alternatives to non-native and invasive plants. more »

Jul 8, 2015 12:00 PM Opinions

Funny thing—when I ask people if they would like to walk a trail in a certain swamp, most of them have something else to do more »

Jun 4, 2015 12:00 PM Opinions

Recovering from a strange malady recently, I ambled up a wonderful new trail that every oldster with workable legs and a walking stick or two should try. more »

Nov 6, 2014 12:00 PM Opinions

Last call for Japanese Knotweed (aka Mexican Bamboo) eradication this year! more »

Aug 28, 2014 12:00 PM Opinions

Here’s an up and coming sure thing profession of the future in the Adirondacks: tree surgeon/remover of dead trees/cutter upper of same. more »

Jul 31, 2014 12:00 PM Opinions

During a trip to Albany I recently fell on a beautiful white, but very hard, marble floor and “cracked” a rib or two. more »

May 15, 2014 12:00 PM Opinions

It took a niece from Manhattan to notice a very rare visitor to our feeding roof (over the carport) one night recently. more »

Mar 26, 2014 12:00 PM Opinions

A powerful power point show on winter “irruptive” birds brought out a crowd from far and wide to the Tannery Pond Community Center on Feb. 22 for a “Cabin Fever” lecture sponsored by the Adirondack Museum. more »

Feb 27, 2014 12:00 PM Opinions

For winter newcomers to the Upper Hudson, and you who have not read or understood my many attempts to explain this before: That brilliant white stuff that sometimes fills the Hudson from Thurman to The Glen is not snow, and has nothing to do with it. more »

Jan 30, 2014 12:00 PM Opinions

The spectacular fall weather has finally succumbed to the season, and frazil ice has even formed in the Hudson. more »

Nov 27, 2013 12:00 PM Opinions

As I write this on Oct. 7 I have just picked another small basket of tomatoes, zucchini and pole beans, a good month later than usual—no frost yet! more »

Oct 10, 2013 12:00 PM Opinions

Picture newly laid black asphalt bulging up here and there, then green plants pushing on through and out to the light, ready to sprout up to six or eight feet high. more »

Aug 29, 2013 12:00 PM Opinions

It seems that a critical mass of storm disasters have finally impacted enough skeptics that the country may start trying to do something about climate change. more »

Jul 4, 2013 12:00 PM Opinions

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