Checking Drake's Stink Birds and Horns

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Beach by Drake, September 3, 1349 The picture above shows the bird life I have encountered on this dates back to 2014 . When I was there a few days ago, there was none of that green seaweed on the beach, no pelicans resting on the sand, and far fewer gulls. Four years ago, stepping … Read more

dispel the fog

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Black Mountain with fog release I’m pretty sure the last one times I drove to Pt. Reyes, there was no vineyard going all the way to the fence along Lucas Valley Road at Skywalker Ranch. I was also surprised at how lush and green the leaves in the vineyard were. When I was ready to … Read more

Meshed stink horn

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Stench trellis (Clathrus ruber) During a recent morning walk during which I had debated the opportunity to bring my smartphone, I was glad I chose to bring it when I spotted Clathrus ruber growing in landscaping along Sunset Boulevard near Kirkham Street ( on the 36 th Avenue side). As you can see from the … Read more