Archive for June, 2009

Western New England border

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

On the way from Northampton to Casco (Sunday May 24) we went north on I-91 to Greenfield to get on route 2. We had told Jo and Lorenzo how easy it was to be in several states in a day in the northeast. In the western US, where states are bigger, it’s unusual to be […]

Reptile report

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

On my way bicycling (for the first time in several weeks) to work yesterday, I saw a big snapping turtle in the parking lot by the canoe launch area in Nahanton Park. It wasn’t really remarkably big for a snapping turtle, maybe with a shell the size of a dinner plate, but even that’s much […]