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Making Way

March 31, 2015 - A prescribed burn has left this prairie grass preserve ready for new green growth. Doing a burn helps keep the prairi...
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Life Goes On

March 30, 2015 - At the Sugar Creek Covered Bridge, Shelf Mushrooms take life from a tree stump by by the creek. The bridge and trees ref...
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Early Spring at the Bridge

March 26, 2015 - Sugar Creek covered bridge in Glenarm, Illinois on a warm, blue sky and clouds early spring day. I'm very glad that the...
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Under The Bridge

March 24, 2015 - Sugar Creek Covered Bridge gets lots of visitors. Scenic spot for a flat prairie folk. Here's a view underneath as spr...
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March 20, 2015 - The world is turning still, springtime is here. Soon, green will be all around, and flowers will push out their explosi...
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Leaning Into The Light

March 18, 2015 - This Orchid plant has been shaped by the light that feeds it. The main stem has bent nearly 90 degrees from the plant...
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In The Moment

March 17, 2015 - Cats have their moments. Friskiness, irritability, purring happiness, sacked-out bliss. Then there's this: At one with...
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On the Inside

March 16, 2015 - Sometimes I find myself inside when I'd rather be outside. Looking up through the ceiling skylight had me longing for t...
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Sky Hunter

March 14, 2015 - u A juvenile American Bald Eagle, soaring in flight, wings spread wide to catch the wind. In search of a meal on the Mi...
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Almost Planting Time

March 13, 2015 - Farmers are smart, especially so if they want to keep farming, year to year. Weather works with the farmer. Not by any...
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Birch Blue Sky

March 12, 2015 - The thing that interests me is also the thing that stands apart. Different from the rest. White tree limbs against the...
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Of Colors To Come

March 11, 2015 - Soon, very soon, the forest will be greening and the blossoms will be bursting with the colors of springtime.
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Dreams of Days

March 10, 2015 - Dreams of Days - Of tree blossoms and spring's green palate of colors to come.
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The Warmth of Sunset

March 08, 2015 - Sunset over an icy cold Lake Springfield shoreline. The warm color of the setting sun gives at least the visual feeling...
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March 07, 2015 - We bid adieu to this stalagmite of ice outside our home this afternoon. The temperatures soared into the 50F range. An...
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March 05, 2015 - A beach scene from Hilton Head Island in South Carolina. Another very much warmer place than my current location. A lar...
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Cactus Blossoms

March 04, 2015 - The colorful orange and red blossoms at the top of a Barrel Cactus, as found in Las Cruces, New Mexico. A much warmer pl...
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Snow Rock Sky

March 03, 2015 - So, I went hiking in the snow. I forgot my "good camera" at home. What do you do when you go hiking an forget to take...
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Shadows and Sunlight

March 02, 2015 - Imagine walking on the desert sand on a hot day and it not burning your feet. It's something to do when you visit White...
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Poelua Bay View

March 01, 2015 - Another from Hawaii as an antidote to today's snow. Here is a view of Poelua Bay with the Nakalele Blowhole spouting in...
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