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May 2018

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    Silk Moth

    This large moth was sitting on the porch when I got home.

    When I came in the other night, I was met by a giant moth on my front porch. Few of these actually reach maturity. At over six inches as a caterpillar and bright green, it would make for an easy snack. They emerge in late spring and turn out to be a fairly large moth. The wingspan is easily eight inches. Really an amazing part of the natural world. The world is amazing when you slow down, have a sense of situational awareness, and open yourself up to experiencing nature as it presents itself to you.

     

     

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    Hummingbirds

    One of my favorite parts of this time of year is that all the hummingbirds begin to migrate up this way. These little high-performance fighter jets of the bird world have…

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    Ahh Spring!

    Having seasons is nice. One change leads to another and each one is new and exciting with those changes; winter and fresh snow, fall and the larch trees changing to vibrant…