Evelyn Greene

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Gray tree frogs | Ramblings

Funny thing—when I ask people if they would like to walk a trail in a certain swamp, most of them have something else to do

Bike trail | Ramblings

Recovering from a strange malady recently, I ambled up a wonderful new trail that every oldster with workable legs and a walking stick or two should try.

Japanese Knotweed eradication | Ramblings

Last call for Japanese Knotweed (aka Mexican Bamboo) eradication this year!

Tree surgeon | Ramblings

Here’s an up and coming sure thing profession of the future in the Adirondacks: tree surgeon/remover of dead trees/cutter upper of same.

Albany overnight trip | Ramblings

During a trip to Albany I recently fell on a beautiful white, but very hard, marble floor and “cracked” a rib or two.

Flying squirrels | Ramblings

It took a niece from Manhattan to notice a very rare visitor to our feeding roof (over the carport) one night recently.

Winter “irruptive” birds | Ramblings

A powerful power point show on winter “irruptive” birds brought out a crowd from far and wide to the Tannery Pond Community Center on Feb. 22 for a “Cabin Fever” lecture sponsored by the Adirondack Museum.

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Frazil ice | River Ramblings

For winter newcomers to the Upper Hudson, and you who have not read or understood my many attempts to explain this before: That brilliant white stuff that sometimes fills the Hudson from Thurman to The Glen is not snow, and has nothing to do with it.

Trees too big to hug | Ramblings

The spectacular fall weather has finally succumbed to the season, and frazil ice has even formed in the Hudson.


As I write this on Oct. 7 I have just picked another small basket of tomatoes, zucchini and pole beans, a good month later than usual—no frost yet!

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