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Finally, some signs of Spring

Spring has been pretty slow around here.  Finally, a sure sign that it is here has shown up though.  The first crocus of the year has shown up in our yard. They may be slow because of the deep frost … Continue reading

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First Dragonfly

I saw an Anax junius for the first time this year on April 25th.  I am pretty sure this is the same one–I took the photo today. The common green darner migrates in a manner similar to the monarch.  This … Continue reading

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A Dragonfly Swarm

Last night we had a dragonfly swarm in our back yard.  Two or three dozen large dragonflies flew low over the grass in the only area that was lit by the sun. This was early evening on a mild night.  … Continue reading

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