Spring Beauties

I have to steal away to the C&O Canal. Global warming has brought me another glorious early spring day, a guilty pleasure of brilliant cerulean skies, warm, bright sun, floral delights, and my first bee and butterfly.

The Ecosystem of the Oval Office

As an ecologist, I look for the interconnection of things. The smallest changes can signal shifts in the rhythms, the realities of life around us.

Remember the Monarchs

Rachel Carson knew she was dying as she wrote fondly to her friend, Dorothy Freeman, of their time together. “But most of all, I shall remember the Monarchs.”