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Frog Diogenes2008 Each day members of the Backyard Science group post fantastic diaries detailing their experiences with the natural world, from events that truly happened in their own backyard to ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 101 comments on Wed Dec 31, 2014 at 02:23 PM PST with 179 Recommends
I have a lantana bush out behind my garage that has become huge thanks to the grey water from our washer. The blooms have been gorgeous and I didn't think it could get any prettier. Then my wife ...
by Ex Con
Comment Count 43 comments on Thu Dec 06, 2012 at 06:28 PM PST with 123 Recommends
I guess just about everyone is familiar with dragonflies. If there's a body of water near you then you probably see them there. Here in Missouri I can't think of even one creek, river, or lake that ...
by burnt out
Comment Count 144 comments on Wed Sep 18, 2013 at 11:09 AM PDT with 122 Recommends
Gooseville, WI Sept. 18 Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science ...
by Polly Syllabic
Comment Count 203 comments on Thu Sep 25, 2014 at 06:20 AM PDT with 117 Recommends
Welcome, New Users, to Daily Kos, from your host smileycreek. This diary is intended to help you orient yourself to the site and ask questions about how to use it. Below the orange gnocchi-doodle ...
by smileycreek
Comment Count 119 comments on Wed Jan 08, 2014 at 08:30 AM PST with 108 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group , a place where everyone is welcome to note the observations you have made of the natural world around you. Insects, weather, fish,
by Polly Syllabic
Comment Count 159 comments on Sat Aug 31, 2013 at 06:04 AM PDT with 99 Recommends
Sandhill cranes ( Grus canadensis ) have one of the oldest fossil records of any existing birds, going back at least 2.5 million years. These prehistoric looking birds are an immense joy ...
by Dr Arcadia
Comment Count 117 comments on Sun Mar 16, 2014 at 05:30 AM PDT with 97 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you. Snails, fish, insects, weather, meteorites, ...
by matching mole
Comment Count 88 comments on Sat Jul 06, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 91 Recommends
for Pacific Northwest waters. Our normal surface water temperatures range from about 9ºC (~48ºF) in winter to 13ºC (~56ºF) in summer (varying not just with season but with tide cycle, river ...
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 78 comments on Sat Jul 12, 2014 at 07:00 AM PDT with 83 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group.  It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you.  Snails, fish, insects, weather, meteorites, ...
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 96 comments on Mon Mar 25, 2013 at 08:00 AM PDT with 80 Recommends
On February 23, I posted a diary to the Backyard Science group about an upcoming conjunction of Jupiter, Venus, and the Moon . The diary ...
by jim in IA
Comment Count 64 comments on Thu Mar 22, 2012 at 09:04 AM PDT with 80 Recommends
July-September 2013 Lopez Island, Pacific Northwest I'm a relatively new birder. I've known about birds in a general way, and marveled at their ...
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 142 comments on Thu Oct 03, 2013 at 06:30 AM PDT with 79 Recommends
Near the center of Big Bend National Park, the Chisos Mountains soar above the surrounding desert terrain. Plants and animals that would have a difficult time surviving in the lower elevations find ...
by foresterbob
Comment Count 92 comments on Sun Dec 28, 2014 at 05:20 AM PST with 78 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group.  It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you.  Rain, sun, wind...insects, birds, flowers......
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 63 comments on Fri Aug 29, 2014 at 07:00 AM PDT with 78 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a place where we get together and share the things we've noticed in the natural world around us. It might be that robins are building a nest in the old apple tree out back or ...
by burnt out
Comment Count 134 comments on Wed Jun 05, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 77 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place for the Dkos community members to note any observations they have made of the world around them. Insects, weather, ...
by Polly Syllabic
Comment Count 111 comments on Wed Jan 15, 2014 at 06:30 AM PST with 75 Recommends
The Backyard Science group regularly features the Daily Bucket. Buckets and the accompanying comments chronicle nature's endless cycles in our own backyards and favorite places. Did a nearby pond ...
by 6412093
Comment Count 134 comments on Thu Jan 16, 2014 at 06:04 AM PST with 74 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group, a place where everyone is welcome to note the observations you have made of the natural world around you. Fledglings, insects, ...
by 6412093
Comment Count 106 comments on Fri May 24, 2013 at 07:03 PM PDT with 74 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a place where we post and exchange our observations about what is happening in the natural world in our neighborhood. Each note about the bugs, buds, and birds around us is a ...
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 86 comments on Mon Jan 14, 2013 at 08:00 AM PST with 74 Recommends
Blue Salmon Spawning - Southern Oregon Gallery In order to return home salmon often have to jump, thus their name which comes from the Latin ...
by RonK
Comment Count 74 comments on Wed Jan 07, 2015 at 07:30 AM PST with 73 Recommends