Archive for July 2021

Another Hot And Bear-less Hike To Moosehead Lake

Another heat wave arrived in Northeastern Pennsylvania last weekend. It was hazy, hot and humid, my kind of weather,  Sunday morning. I still haven’t seen a bear this year, either in my backyard, where they are frequent visitors, or on my many hikes.    So despite the heat, I decided to hike out to Moosehead…

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The Cicadas Are Singing At The Susquehanna Wetlands

I drove to the Susquehanna Wetlands again last Saturday.  When I arrived  I was greeted by that wonderful Summer  sound of the cicadas singing in the tree tops. Unlike their relatives , the 17 year periodic cicadas, these cicadas  appear in mid-summer every year in Northeastern Pennsylvania. It was early, 8 a.m., when I arrived…

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