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  • Bird of the Week: Black-crowned Night Heron

    The Black-crowned Night Heron is a bird so nice, they named it twice: Nycticorax nycticorax. In spite of this binomial insistence, it is not a “night crow” but a member of the heron family, though its short legs and neck give it a markedly different appearance from its leggy cousins,

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  • Austin Tree Experts Visit Blair Woods

    Many thanks to the good folks at Austin Tree Experts who graciously donated their time and expertise at Blair Woods the last several weeks. The crew from Austin Tree Experts removed non-native, invasive plants lining the Blair Woods driveway and also cut and removed several large, technical snags which had loomed

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