Category Archives: Evolution

Trowbridge’s shrew

Over the holiday I visited the western Cascades with old friends from Ashland. We stayed in a forest service cabin at the Fish Lake Remount Station – an historic waypoint on the Santiam Wagon Road. The wagon road was once … Continue reading

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Are migratory birds more likely to strike windows?

The house that I rent in Santa Cruz has several large, plate glass windows. From time to time I find a stunned bird sitting below these windows, and more often than not the bird is migratory. Although I don’t keep … Continue reading

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