First Wildflower of Spring

I took a walk today in a section of woods I have permission to roam around in. I was there to place two trail cameras now that the snow is finally gone. There were quite a few of these “Spring Beauty” wildflowers on a south facing slope. They are usually the first to bloom in…

White River Barrier Dunes Sanctuary

I recently got a little more “footage” of the Barrier Dune Sanctuary and combined it with video I took in 2015 for a fund drive to save the dunes from development. (More about that at the end of the video). With the success of the fund drive this year the previous version is now obsolete, It is…

Dunes Fund Drive A Success!

I’m excited to report that the fund drive to save the White River Barrier Dune Sanctuary has been successful! The $970k has been raised and the deal will be complete this spring to purchase the privately owned parcel to protect what will now become a 14 acre site from thoughtless development. The barrier dunes are located…