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    Serving Up Seeds

    by Todd McLeish | February 5th 2018

    Small mammals like squirrels, chipmunks, mice, and voles play a surprisingly significant role in determining… More…

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    Go Easy on the Salt

    by Todd McLeish | February 5th 2018

    Applying salt to snowy roadways is an effective way of melting snow and ice and… More…

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    Tricks of the Trade: Rope Firewood Carrier

    by Brett R. McLeod | January 25th 2018

    Several years ago I was traveling through the mountains of central Mexico and was impressed… More…


The Outside Story

Weekly Quotation

Here, amidst millions of acres of open space, in a forest that teemed with deer, small game, and furbearers, these pioneers went about living a life that, for the most part, didn’t exist anymore.
—Donald Wharton “Adirondack Hermits: Solitary Life in the Northwoods,” Northern Woodlands Winter 2015