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Reading A Story In The Snow Jan 17, 17 9:52 AM

Last week’s 10-inch snowfall prompted many of us outdoors with shovels and brooms to clear off walkways, decks, driveways... more

The Raven Jan 3, 17 9:50 AM

In his excellent book “Ravens in Winter,” published in 1989, University of Vermont professor and field biologist... more

At Look Back At 2016's Nature Sightings Dec 20, 16 11:23 AM

Looking back on the past year, the nature sightings that topped my list were related to the bunker, or menhaden, schools... more

A Close Look At The Leatherback Dec 13, 16 10:40 AM

Last week, I had the opportunity to observe the dissection of a leatherback sea turtle that had washed ashore in Three Mile... more

Nature Sightings Dec 6, 16 9:53 AM

Birds of prey seemed to dominate the interesting bird sightings this past week. A peregrine falcon was spotted flying over... more

Leatherback Sea Turtle Washes Ashore At Long Beach Nov 29, 16 11:07 AM

A number of folks out for a stroll on Long Beach in Noyac on Saturday encountered a very unusual and disturbing sight at... more

Encounters With The Goshawk Nov 21, 16 9:46 AM

My first encounter with a Northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis) was in June 1980, while guiding a group of Dartmouth College... more

A Closer Look At The Mink Nov 15, 16 10:34 AM

All three members of the Mustelids, or weasel, family found on Long Island are very elusive and rarely seen: the long-tailed... more

A Short Walk In The Woods Nov 8, 16 9:54 AM

Last week I took a walk through Amagansett’s Stony Hill forest to visit a small vernal pond that is a breeding habitat... more

Late October Sightings Nov 1, 16 10:44 AM

As I write this column, it is the last day of October, and another “gem” in terms of the weather, with a forecast... more
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