Daily Archives: August 10, 2013

Undercover

Through murky waters I spotted a bobbing shell, head outstretched with eyes peering around, four limbs powering a house, all this happening under  the cover of silence!

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Western Pond Turtle

Today I had my first encounter with this clandestine creature! It was a large, healthy female who remained calm as I measured her carapace length and body weight. She represents the future of the turtle population, each clutch producing 3 … Continue reading

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Old affords new

The  same old same old tempers  and affords   an  appreciation for the fresh new.

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