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Location: Port Townsend, Washington

Occupation: retired professor

Groups: Backyard Science, Saturday Morning Home Repair, Backyard Bird Racers

Hobbies: gardening, dogs, nature-lover, photography

Diaries published: 60 (13 days since last diary on Thu May 21, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 2409 (4 days since last comment on Sat May 30, 2015 at 08:09 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 1986

Total Comment Ratings: 1586

Most Recommended Diary: Diebold not giving up in North Carolina, 53 comments, 165 recommends

People Following Milly Watt: 14

Milly Watt's Most Recent Diaries:

At the beginning of May, Mr. Watt and I went up to the Sol Duc valley in the Olympic National Park. Among other things, the ferns along the trail to Sol Duc Falls were just coming up. So, I ...
by Milly Watt
Comment Count 58 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
At the end of March, I reported on my discovery of a local preserved patch of PNW prairie. I returned a month later on April 29th and there were some big changes. What I was hoping to see was a ...
by Milly Watt
Comment Count 88 comments on Thu May 14, 2015 at 08:00 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
I've always enjoyed OceanDiver's reports of wildflowers in the prairies on her island. So imagine my excitement to discover a little remnant of preserved prairie inside the Port Townsend golf course.
by Milly Watt
Comment Count 104 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 07:30 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
If you dare to leave the trail, you may find plants that scratch, sting, itch, and grab. These are plants I've dubbed, "confrontational flora." Devil's club (Oplopanax horridus) Devil's Club is ...
by Milly Watt
Comment Count 105 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 07:30 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
The earliest signs of spring can be very subtle. Before leafing out, some stems take on brighter colors of renewed life. Black ...
by Milly Watt
Comment Count 86 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 08:00 AM PST with 31 Recommends
While the east coast has been contending with heavy snow this winter, the Pacific Northwest mountains are seriously in need of snow. I was curious if this winter has been unique in its lack of ...
by Milly Watt
Comment Count 67 comments on Thu Feb 12, 2015 at 08:00 AM PST with 34 Recommends

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