here are two spiritual dangers in not owning a farm. One is the danger of supposing that breakfast comes from the grocery, and the other that heat comes from the furnace.
Aldo Leopold

20 May 2010

Podophyllum peltatum (May Apple) Wildflower in bloom

These Podophyllum peltatum (May Apple) wildflowers are abundant in our gully, and I dare say more broadly in the Canoga Creek watershed. This year, they flowered in the first week of May.

02 May 2010

8lbs 5oz 26 inch Brown Trout on Cayuga

Caught while trolling with planer boards (ie "Top-Lining) near Dean's Cove at about 7:00 AM. Water temp 41 degrees F.