Field Notes: Naturalist – Adirondack Reflection

It's been a few weeks since I've returned from the Adirondacks. While my arrival home was certainly welcome, the trip provided me with a sense of rejuvenation and clarity I had not felt for some time. There's nothing like sleeping in your own den, but I'd be lying if I said my body didn't long [...]

Field Notes: Adirondack Wildlife Refuge

I am not a fan of keeping wild animals in captivity - however, I think that wildlife sanctuaries do an invaluable service to us humans, and we are lucky to have them around. After all, if not for them, how else would most people get to know and appreciate the creatures we share our backyards [...]