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Being in, on or near water is good for you

Being in, on or near water is good for you

I enjoy vacationing at the beach as well as in the mountains, but I need to live near water. It doesn’t have anything to do with an apocalyptic view of a drought-stricken world or rising ocean levels destroying property values. It has everything to do with the way being on, in or in view of water makes me feel.

Butterflies or blacktop: Which would you choose?

Butterflies or blacktop: Which would you choose?

There is a great deal of discussion about the importance of diversity in cities, but have you ever thought about the importance of biodiversity in urban areas? Imagine a manicured park with a carpet of thick green turf and only one type of tree, maybe a maple.

Seek out ephemeral beauty this spring

Seek out ephemeral beauty this spring

There is a great deal of discussion about the importance of diversity in cities, but have you ever thought about the importance of biodiversity in urban areas? Imagine a manicured park with a carpet of thick green turf and only one type of tree, maybe a maple.

A Walk in Yuhas Woods

A Walk in Yuhas Woods

by: Jackson Eflin When I told my friends about my time in the Yuhas Woods with Barry Banks of the Red-tail Land Conservancy, I knew...