The Backyard Science group regularly publishes The Daily Bucket, which features observations of the world around us. Insects, weather, meteorites, climate, birds, flowers and anything natural or unusual are among the worthy topics.
Please let us know what is going on around you in a comment. Include, as close as is comfortable for you, where you are located. Each note is a record that we can refer to as we try to understand the patterns that are unwinding around us.
FERC (the Frog Environmental Regulatory Commission) requires periodic reports on construction activities in its jurisdiction. I offer the following report on construction progress of the Frog Mitigation Area,
Here is a older picture of the site's west portion, when only 5% of the civil work was completed:
Here is a current photo, with about 50% of the civil work finished. Please note the yellowjacket trap. I've halted construction until my stung-and-swollen hand recovers. !@$##$%@^%$
"Spotlight on Green News & Views" will be posted every Saturday and Wednesday at 1:00 pm Pacific Time on the Daily Kos front page. Be sure to recommend and comment in the diary.
Now It's Your Turn What's interesting to you? Please post your own observations and your general location in the comments.
Thank you for reading. I'll respond to comments around lunchtime, PDT. And please, call me Redwoodman.