Category Archives: Nature and Conservation

Thoughts on Nature, Conservation, and our planet in general

Adventures as an Educator

A few days ago, I reblogged a post from MotherOcean entitled Why Being an Aquarist is the Most Awesome Job You Have Never Heard Of. It eloquently explains what an aquarist is (someone who takes care of fish, basically), and what … Continue reading

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SouthFest part 2: Florida

Well, now that this post is nearly 2 months old, I figure – No time like the present! to post it. Previously: https://murasakiokapi.wordpress.com/2014/11/16/southfest-part-1-georgia/ At this point, I can’t remember everything I did, but I’ll explain the pictures anyway. So that was … Continue reading

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SouthFest part 1: Georgia

Last week, I was very fortunate to be able to make a (too) quick trip to Georgia to visit a friend.  I would have visited him even if he lived somewhere terrible, but this had the added bonus of adventure-appeal. … Continue reading

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Autumnal Colorado

Not so recently, I went to the mountains with my mom.  It was a lovely venture into Colorado’s mountain ecosystem, with the leaves changing and all.  Enjoy the pictures!

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Oregon, Again

Yeah, so, I have great friends and some family in Oregon.  I go there a lot, hence my last two visits.  More of the same. It was a really fun trip, happened in mid-August.  Well, fun minus the mild hypothermia. … Continue reading

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Hiking and Scenery of the Badlands

So the long awaited follow-up to Animals of the Badlands, Camping in the Badlands, and the Day we Almost Died.  Really, it doesn’t call for a lot of explanation – these are just the last of my photos from my … Continue reading

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Animals of the Badlands

Continuing where Camping in the Badlands left off, and before the day we almost died, this post is about the furry little (big) beasties of the Badlands.  Not pictured are, well, a lot of animals because some were too fast, and … Continue reading

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