The Sixth Extinction

The Sixth Extinction

As we’re speeding toward the widely predicted Sixth Extinction, thinking of our doomed heirs and the possible loss of this beautiful planet, there’s much talk of the larger species: predators that keep the water, land, regional animals, and indigenous flora balanced....
Frogs and Kindness

Frogs and Kindness

Thanks to the kindness of person exhibiting this as a bumper sticker, a timely reminder 5. Pittsford Adventures and Frogs – 2018.12.4. – On Kindness This Green and Black Poison Dart Frog (Dendrobates Auratus), kindly allowed me to take a photo in Costa...
Pesticides and Gardens

Pesticides and Gardens

Lindsay Graham lives on the edge of the Erie Canal. The groundskeeper had been using pesticides. The gardener said that if Lindsay didn’t want pesticides, she had to find someone else do the work. That someone turned out to be me. What were previously barren gardens...
An invitation

An invitation

FROG HOUSE GRAND OPENING FROG HOUSE GRAND OPENING Please visit our new Frog House at the top of the steps between the two canal-side gardens at 65 State Street (third house east of the Schoen Place bridge). The Frog House contains new prints of Margot Fass’s...