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Evelyn Greene

I’ve been getting out the door more this spring, mostly just exploring the woods around here. more

Apr 26, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

I’ve been watching animal behavior since I was the kid who tamed the “wild kittens” when their mother first led them out of the dark recesses of our attic or cellar. more

Feb 1, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

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

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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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 Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

I’ve been getting out the door more this spring, mostly just exploring the woods around here. more

Apr 26, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

I’ve been watching animal behavior since I was the kid who tamed the “wild kittens” when their mother first led them out of the dark recesses of our attic or cellar. more

Feb 1, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

Ramblings 7-9-16.jpg

Picasa

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

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

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 Community Columnists

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

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