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Icy spring bling

An unusual sight for this area, a spring-green skunk cabbage was sprouting near a thin crust of sparkling snow. Sheltered within the shaded base of a tree, this may have been the only frosty patch remaining from last night’s dusting.

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Coddled cold storage

With another storm on the way, this little ball was leftover from the last go around. It sat snuggly within its prickly nest like a solitary snow egg waiting to hatch.

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Stag, party of one

We got a little more snow yesterday, although this is from the first small batch. This stag was eating behind some bushes just off the path. I’m afraid we startled him as much as he did us.

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Stopping by woods …

… on a snowy afternoon. We had our first accumulating snow today. And while only a couple of inches, it turned the already appealing forests & fields into something exquisitely ethereal.   (Poem referenced by title: ‘Stopping by Woods on … Continue reading

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