Birding Here, Birding There, Birds and Babies Everywhere

“Nature is ever at work building and pulling down, creating and destroying, keeping everything whirling and flowing, allowing no rest but in rhythmical motion, chasing everything in endless song out of one beautiful form into another.” ~ John Muir

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School Gardens (Overdue) Update: Let It Grow!

“I can’t imagine anything more important than air, water, soil, energy, and biodiversity. These are the things that keep us alive.” ~ David Suzuki

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Re-post: MLK Day ‘We Are All Animals’

To honor how far we’ve come with our differences in race — and indeed how far we still need to go — I am re-posting something I blogged back in 2015. If you’re new to following the blog and are seeing this in your email inbox, you will learn how we at DirtNKids feel about our place in this world.

There is only one Earth with millions of animals species upon it. We are merely one of them.

321 Birding Year: Luck and Lifers

Ruby-crowned Kinglet sing daily mid-summer at DeMotte Campground in the Kaibab National Forest.

“Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.” ~ Stephen Hawking

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