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Entries from April 29th, 2009

Another Close Look: Mink vs. Otter

April 29th, 2009 · 1 Comment · mink, otter

These events occurred on Sunday, April 12, 2009… When one spies a large, elongate, furry rodent at Radnor Lake in Nashville, Tennessee, chances are extremely good – probably on the order of 80% – that the mammal is an otter. (See the YouTube movie of a running otter at the bottom of this post!) If […]

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Guided Wild Edible Plant Walk – Nashville

April 13th, 2009 · 3 Comments · edible plants, green events

The event — a guided wild edible plant hunt — takes place at 2:00pm on Sunday, April 19, 2009. Unbeknownst to most of us, nature grows a bounty of nutrition we consider to be weeds — in our lawns, gardens, and even in alleys. Join us for a wild edible plant walking tour with Naturalist […]

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