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Adirondack Chronicles XXXIV

July 14, 2010 - bee on purple 2 (Large) Each year when I start out my vacation in the Adirondacks, I am still wearing my “city eyes” and “urban ears.”   I see all the deep greens and browns of the forest, but it’s a blur, and the lakes all… Continue reading
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Adirondack Chronicles XXXII

July 12, 2010 - Some gulls prefer trolling on a sandy beach.  Other gulls prefer sunning on a log on an Adirondack lake: gulls (Large) On a hot afternoon on Follensby Clear Pond, the ducks were not about to move from their lounge chairs even for… Continue reading
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Adirondack Chronicles XXXI

July 8, 2010 - green heron distant (Large) Developing good observational skills is essential for wildlife photography and general enjoyment of the back country.    Observing wildlife requires patience, the ability to recognize shapes and colors, and sometimes, a great deal of luck.   For example, when I first observed… Continue reading
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Adirondack Chronicles XXX

July 6, 2010 - camera conference (Large) Trinity alumnae gathering for lunch at the Lake George Club… a sure sign that the height of summer has arrived!  We had a glorious time, as always, thanks to the graciousness of our hostess Barbara Rourke and wonderful leadership of… Continue reading
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Adirondack Chronicles XXIX

July 4, 2010 - stony creek eagle (Large) What better way to celebrate the 4th of July than with my bald eagle friends!  But this juvenile bald eagle (they’re brown mottled until about 5 years old when they develop that distinctive white head and black feathers) didn’t want… Continue reading
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Adirondack Chronicles XXVIII — Loon Special!

July 2, 2010 - Forget about Dr. Spock and other parenting guides…. to see real attentive parenting in action, sit by the side of a lake and watch the loons with their chicks! loon family again (Large) Loon parents are hyper-focused on raising their young during the first… Continue reading
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Adirondack Chronicles XXVII

June 30, 2010 - Feathery winged things thrive in the deep forests and lush wetlands of the Adirondacks.  Summer is a brief season here — with nights in the 40′s and days barely making it to the 70′s sometimes, Washingtonians might wonder if “summer”… Continue reading
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ADIRONDACK CHRONICLES XXVI

June 27, 2010 - Back to the Adirondacks!  Cool nights, cool days, lots of cool wildlife…. CHIPMUNK (Large) Chipmunks are already storing up goodies for the winter… BUTTERFLY (Large)Of course, the minute I saw purple and gold, I had to get this monarch butterfly! DUCK CHICKS 1 (Large) It’s chick season… Continue reading
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Adirondack Chronicles, Part XXV

July 11, 2009 - Sitting in rush hour traffic on the New Jersey Turnpike late on a Friday afternoon makes me miss the Adirondacks already!  The journey home is inevitable, but wonderful memories (and photos!) will keep me eager to return to the north… Continue reading
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Adirondack Chronicles, Part XXIV

July 9, 2009 - Even in a two-week period, the cycle of nature is clear.   The common merganser so anxiously watching her chicks on this rock two weeks ago now stands alone, the chicks having grown up enough to go rock-hopping elswhere… merganser-3-small.jpg Loons are Continue reading
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Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Phone: 202.884.9050   Email: president@trinitydc.edu


Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Phone: 202.884.9050   Email: president@trinitydc.edu