‘Over 9 million acres of prairie once existed as a grassland paradise for Native Americans and early settlers. Today less than 1% remains.’ ~ USFW / USGS, Paradise Lost? Coastal Prairie of Louisiana and Texas
This article was written for June’s edition of the
Texas Master Naturalists™ Coastal Prairie Chapter
Continue reading Pocket Prairie: Helping Our Neighbors, Healing Our Minds
Here’s a quick note for those asking about all the rain from TS Imelda: we are good.
Continue reading When It Rains, It Spores
“Apparently there is nothing that cannot happen today.” ~ Mark Twain
Continue reading Meet Me In The Summertime
“From dead plant matter to nematodes to bacteria, never underestimate the cleverness of mushrooms to find new food!” ~ Paul Stamets
Continue reading Fruit, Figs and Fungi Friends
When life gets a little too shady, why not move to a sunnier, happier location instead?
Continue reading Relocation
“Nature’s beauty is a gift that cultivates appreciation and gratitude.” ~ Louis Schwartzberg
Continue reading Gratitude And The Simple Act Of Camping
“Loneliness is the poverty of self. Solitude is the richness of self.” ~ Mary Sarton
Continue reading Cicada Song of Summer
“Forests decay, harvests perish, flowers vanish, but grass is immortal.” ~ John James Ingalls
Continue reading School Gardens Update: Swallowed By Grass
“These are high quality books, and I applaud their transparency.” ~ Shannon @ DirtNKids
Continue reading I Love It (Especially Later In The Summer)
escape velocity (noun) – In physics, the minimum speed required in order for an object to escape from the gravitational influence of a massive body.
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Continue reading Summer Vacation 2017: Escape Velocity