A green lynx spider made an appearance on my rock rose one day. They do not use webs to catch prey. Rather, they are quite nimble and will snatch available food, including butterflies, caterpillars, etc….
The Audubon article I link to at the end of this post sums up Sec. Zinke better than I can. But here are a few additional thoughts. People seem perplexed that a man who professes to value the traditions of hunting and angling in this country could be advocating for the destruction of those lands.… Read More A wolf in wolf’s clothing?
Ever since I ripped out my lawn and installed native plants, the diversity of creatures setting up housekeeping has increased dramatically. I may not like all of them equally, but almost all of them have a role to play.
Cassie weighed 4 pounds when we brought her home. Now her shadow weighs more than that!
The rush to dismantle environmental regulations that took years or even decades to put into place will undoubtedly have consequences for both people and wildlife. You cannot undo the damage from drilling, just by dismantling a derrick or removing pipes. I shudder to think how our country’s natural beauty will suffer over the course of… Read More Eve of Destruction