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Posted Jan. 25, 2012 from Seattle, WA [caption id="attachment_3389" align="alignnone" width="540" caption="I'm pretty sure these were cheerleaders at the 2010 Men's Handball Tournament. Either that or reporters who had just turned in stories about biofuel to their respective news editors."][/caption]   How did it become firmly implanted in...

posted Jan. 10, 2012 photo by Nicholas Heyward Monica Newbold Shay Jan. 10, 1953 -July 3, 2011 No brother ever had a better sister. Monica, you were the greatest.  You taught me so much and I was in awe of you always.  I will love you and miss you until...

Posted Dec. 2, 2011 from Seattle WA We live in the Age of Extinction.  It’s nothing to get depressed about or you’d be depressed all the time.  What’s exciting—the flip side of the coin--is that ordinary folks like you and me can actually make a...

Posted Sept. 29, 2011 from Seattle, WA, Katherine Long of the Seattle Times deserves major kudos for  breaking ranks from the herd of journalists who’s idea of a story on biofuel is a lively rewrite of a happy-face-industry press release. Long’s story is in today’s...

Posted Sept. 26, 2011 from Seattle, WA. After 13 years of deployment, our 1998-issued 14 x 18 Shade Coffee poster is being retired and replaced by a brand new 12 x 16 Shade Coffee poster. The new poster features paintings from a poster commissioned by a...

Posted Sept. 4 from Seattle, WA.  After a hatchet-job by Mara Liason on the same subject, Scott Simon interviewed Ron Paul about his courageous position that FEMA should be dismissed.  The show is here: http://www.npr.org/player/v2/mediaPlayer.html?action=1&t=1&islist=false&id=140163743&m=140163952 Paul eloquently defended his position and made the point that environmentalists have been...

 Posted August 21, 2011 from Seattle.      It's almost a decade too late to influence the debate when it mattered and help forestall the tragedy of the ethanol mandate, but Scientific American has admirably come out  with an article critical of biofuels in its August 2011...

posted August 11, 2011   The painting that will be on the cover of the 7th and last Birding Trail Map, featuring two Eagles on a snag at Cape Flattery, doesn't exist. Well, it sort of does.  Ed Newbold began an Eagle/Flattery painting in the middle oughts and...

Posted June 22, 2011. When a Killdeer doesn’t want you to know where the nest is, it creates a distraction display and determinedly leads you somewhere—anywhere--else.  The Killdeer shown below was getting excited in the early stages of a distraction display at Spencer Island in Everett,WA last...

The Seattle Times is ambling in the right direction with its June 20 editorial “End Ethanol Support,” which commended Senators including both WA Senators Cantwell and Murray for a largely symbolic vote to end the $6 billion subsidy for ethanol and the tariff against imported...

Posted June 12, 2011 from Seattle, WA In a feature story by Marilyn Geewax, NPR's Morning Edition again covered the rising-price-of-food story while barely mentioning ethanol.   Geewax pegged the story on the weird weather that has diminished prospects for the US crop this year, quoting USDA economist...

Posted June 1: updated June 9, 2011 [caption id="attachment_854" align="alignleft" width="400"] Western Tanager, photo by Ed Newbold. Western Tanager is one of many North American birds that are to some degree dependent on shade coffee plantations.[/caption] Saving Birds like this has now become almost as easy as shooting...

posted April 28, 2011 Updated May 11, 2011 [caption id="attachment_760" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Photo from Leavenworth area by Janet Millard"][/caption] Here's an idea:  Visit beautiful Leavenworth, Washington for the Leavenworth Spring Bird Fest on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday May 12, 13, 14 and 15.  Here is the link: http://www.leavenworthspringbirdfest.com/ARTS.HTM As part...

March 20, 2011 The Sandhill Crane Festival is this weekend in  Othello, WA. Featured Speakers will be Jack Nisbet and Ken Bevis Friday and Saturday respectively.  I don't know how booked up anything is.  Check the website at www.othellosandhillcranefestival.org  for availability of various tours. Thanks to the Othello...

Maybe I’m missing something, but it seems to be very hard to get a certain piece of information about the new tolls being installed on the Highway 520 bridge over Lake Washington.  What will the collection-efficiency be?  What will it be specifically in the 520 case,...

In a Feb 1 article on All Things Considered, NPR reporter Chris Arnold  recounted events that have led to increasing desperation among the hungry poor of the world.  Explaining the recent massive surge in commodity prices, Arnold listed as causes the drought in Russia, the floods in Pakistan...

  There are many traditions associated with winter weather, Christmas  and the winter holiday season.  Riding in a one-horse open sleigh is an old one.  There is a completely new one here in Seattle and the Northwest. Of course, it's a keeping the hummingbird feeders full and making sure...