Mostly Squirrels, 02-28-17

It was so pretty outside, I felt compelled to go walk somewhere for a little while after my meeting. So I went over to William Land Park.  I couldn’t get near the ponds — they’re under construction, getting cleaned out and replanted — which was kind of a bummer.  But the critters don’t care that […]

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Hawks, Deer and a Handsome Turkey

Up at 6:30 am again.  It was colder today (32° when I headed out), but we didn’t have any rain.  Overcast broke up by the afternoon to show off blue sky, brought sunshine and a few fluffy clouds… I headed over to the Effie Yeaw Nature Preserve for my walk today, and for the first […]

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Lots of Beaver Sign at the American River

I got up around 6:30 this morning and headed over to the American River Bend Park to see how things were there… The river was actually higher than it was the last time I was there. CLICK HERE to see the full album of photos and video snippets. When I went into the park, I […]

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Mostly Deer and Some Birds Today

It’s supposed to rain all weekend, “one of the worst storms yet”, the weather-people keep telling us, but although it was overcast, it wasn’t raining when I got up around 6:30 am.  So, I headed over to the Effie Yeaw Nature Preserve again to see if they were open, and if I could walk around […]

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A Surprise from a Wood Duck

I actually went in to work a little late today because I needed to pick up some stuff from the Effie Yeaw Nature Center, but they don’t open until 9:00 am. They’d been shut down since the middle of last week because of flooding; the American River overflowed its banks right where they’re located, and […]

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My Beaver Article was Published

It was nice to see my article on beavers published in the Davis Enterprise, the Winters Express and the Daily Democrat this month!  You can read it here: http://www.davisenterprise.com/local-news/news-columns/tuleyome-tales-big-burly-beavers-can-be-a-boon/

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