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National parks for all?

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn “….to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations.” — Organic Act of…

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Colorado’s glaciers

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Just past Lake Isabelle, I catch my first glance.  It’s long and white, and from this distance, it could be just a large patch of snow hanging from the top of the mountain.  I keep up my pace, and encounter the season’s first new snow —…

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Signs of Spring

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Half asleep, I hook the leashes on the dogs and stumble out the door in the early morning sunlight.  Taking our normal route, I trod out to the woods west of the house, hoping the dogs will do their business quickly so I can come back in…

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The Greening of the Foothills

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn I talked to a friend today who spent the last two months over in England.  She joked that she felt as if she had never left England returning back to Colorado, because it was cold, rainy and green.  All jokes aside, we have had a wet,…

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