Category Archives: Wildlife

An Earth Day milestone, protecting nature and reflecting on eco travel

A half-century-old tradition of celebrating the planet last week inspired me in several different ways. So much time indoors had me ready for at least a little bit of nature and luckily, Earth Day brought nice weather to the local … Continue reading

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Slow year of travel in 2016, plans for 2017 and beyond

This past year hasn’t been too exciting in terms of travel, after it turned out that I couldn’t make it to Sicily. What happened was that the money for the England trip, for whatever reason, couldn’t be applied to Sicily … Continue reading

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Celebrating sharks from Philly to Camden

It’s always an extra bonus to me, getting to see or do something new while traveling and last weekend had a few such moments.  I was planning to visit the Adventure Aquarium to close out this year’s Discovery Channel Shark … Continue reading

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Wildlife

Since Spring has arrived, I’ve been out taking photos of wildlife seen on my campus. Well, actually, wildlife encounters this year started with the first day of classes when I was just leaving my neighborhood.   There is a wooded … Continue reading

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