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    January 2018

    February 2nd 2018
    Your photos this month hewed to landscape and ice scenes, reflecting the stillness and extreme cold that began the year. Flooding and freezing along the… Read More »

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    December 2017

    January 5th 2018
    Winter’s chill takes many forms in this month’s photo gallery. It appears in ice thorns on a blackberry cane, in the pillowed contours of a… Read More »

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    November 2017

    December 5th 2017
    In your November photos, a bear waved, a squirrel sunbathed, and a mature buck faced down the camera. Ducks swam through foliage reflected on water,… Read More »

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    October 2017

    November 8th 2017
    Berries abound in your October photos, which depict a basket full of lowbush or true cranberries, so-called highbush cranberries hanging from a Viburnum, and the… Read More »

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    September 2017

    September 29th 2017
    In your September photos, sunlight performs captivating tricks: making rainbows appear in the mist, brightening leaves in the understory, and pulling an afternoon shadow across… Read More »

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    August 2017

    August 31st 2017
    In the words of Sarah Orne Jewett, late summer is a time when “the spirit of autumn takes a first stealthy flight, like a spy,… Read More »

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    July 2017

    August 4th 2017
    Your July photos captured the remarkable diversity of life forms that inhabit northern woodlands – animals that waddle, paddle, hop, and scamper, others that flutter,… Read More »

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    June 2017

    July 6th 2017
    Your June photos showed brightly colored pollinators and blossoms. There were also more cryptic woodland wonders, including newborn fawns in hiding, a shy turtle, and… Read More »

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    May 2017

    May 26th 2017
    Your May photos have a strong botanical theme, with a number of close-up images of budding leaves and blossoms. In Vermont, scientists netted and banded… Read More »

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    April 2017

    April 28th 2017
    Your photos this month featured turkey courtship and spring wetlands. Red fox kits basked in the sun in East Nassau, New York, and in Waitsfield,… Read More »

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    March 2017

    March 31st 2017
    Your March photos captured images of often elusive creatures: a great grey owl, an otter popping up from under the ice, and - just in… Read More »

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    February 2017

    March 2nd 2017
    Your February photos revealed a deer escaping a coyote by water, a skidder escaping water by logs, and a glimpse of an intriguing new winter… Read More »

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    January 2017

    February 2nd 2017
    Many of your January photos were deer related, including an image of a cached deer carcass – probably a bobcat’s leftovers. A red fox posed… Read More »

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    December 2016

    January 5th 2017
    In your photographs, coyotes prowled, climbers ascended an icy summit, and snow buntings arrived on Christmas Day. Ice formations were also a popular subject this… Read More »

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    November 2016

    December 8th 2016
    Your November photos featured fog, hawks, and the month’s super moon. Bucks knocked antlers, a Virginia opossum scavenged for food scraps, and a flock of… Read More »

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    October 2016

    November 10th 2016
    Foliage and water were common October photo subjects. A bobcat passed by a game camera, milkweed seeds prepared to take to the air, and a… Read More »

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    September 2016

    October 21st 2016
    Your September photos revealed high-elevation leaf color and the woods in transition. Rattlesnake plantain, an evergreen orchid, gleamed against brown leaves, while an actual snake… Read More »

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    August 2016

    September 14th 2016
    In your August photos, a caterpillar transformed, chickadees and chipmunks dined à la main, and hints of autumn yellow appeared along the Maine coast. We’re… Read More »

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    July 2016

    August 5th 2016
    In your July photos, a blue heron took to the air, while a snake settled down for a supersized meal. Independence Day fireworks sparkled above… Read More »

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    June 2016

    July 7th 2016
    In your June photos, killdeer chicks hatched, young raccoons went on a morning adventure, and...what's that stone circle out in the woods? A squirrel met… Read More »