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Adventures in Birding

Thanks to the Yosemite Area Audubon Society and the Yosemite Conservancy for providing a very cool educational opportunity. I am in the second week of a twelve week birding course with the fourth-sixth graders at our local elementary school. Every … Continue reading

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Upper Falls

I see Yosemite Falls every day – or at least every day that I work. Don’t think that I’m not impressed by it because I don’t mention it very often. It’s the tallest waterfalls in North America. It drops a … Continue reading

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An actual vacation and the vacation that is my life.

Dallas was… well, Dallas. My visit was quite possibly the most intense few weeks of my life up to this point. Two births, a death, a near-death, a saddening medical diagnosis. New friendships forged. Old friendships reinforced, redefined, distanced, dissolved. … Continue reading

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Upcoming road trip and summer prospects

After tomorrow, I have the next five days off. I’ll be heading early Monday morning to San Francisco! It’s a 4 hour drive from the park. I am very much looking forward to checking out the bay, seeing the ocean, … Continue reading

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