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That Hum and Buzz

Insect Sounds by Ashton Nichols Think of an insect three inches long that makes a sound so loud it keeps you awake at night. When we traveled to a beautiful spot on the Delaware Bay recently, that is what we more »

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Fantastic Beauty in the Front Yard

By Ashton Nichols Yesterday morning, while I was pushing my granddaughter Verona on the swing in one of our large cedar trees in front of Creekside, I noticed a sudden flash of yellow against the striated brown bark of the more »


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Raptors and Riparians

by Ashton Nichols In addition to songbirds, our Creekside is also a realm of raptors; that is to say, it is busy with that expansive group of avian species that include the hawks, and the eagles, and the owls. “Raptor” more »

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