January 7, 2008 HEAR YE, HEAR YE ...
January 4, 2008 Here's the plant, here's the sinkhole, look inside and there's the people...
January 2, 2008 Q: How many paleoecologists does it take to excavate a sinkhole, find seven previously undescribed bird species and reintroduce native plant species to a place they haven't grown in for a thousand years?
January 2, 2008 Mahalo! It's another splendid day here on virtual Kaua'i ... of course I haven't been to the actual island in a while, but tuning in to the island's public radio station helps ...
December 31, 2007 On behalf of all your chlorophyllic friends here at Talking Plants, Happy New Year!
November 21, 2007 The local "organigrocery" was stuffed this day before Tgiving, people cramming their baskets as if preparing for a famine. And every one of us was blissfully distracted from the true famine in our own backyards.
November 5, 2007 Man what a week we're wrapping up here at TP. So many new folks, so many smart folks and damn if you aren't an opinionated lot. Loggers, mill owners, non-profiteers, academics. Hortheads, spider freaks, xeriscapists.
November 1, 2007 I got thinking about good lumbermen after a comment posted yesterday by TP community member, Rob Spence. It was in response to
October 31, 2007 What mighty have fallen? Well, if we're talking about the building of America on the backs of the American forest, just about all of them. But if the subject's sudden catastrophe, I think of two species: the American Elm and the American Chestnut....
October 29, 2007 So let's talk about the forest.
October 28, 2007 Out of my own harrowing frustration trying to boil down a complex and nuanced story, today's Morning Edition feature now spills onto the page.
October 24, 2007 Here's a few insights about the current fire that speak to our concerns and questions about our relationship with the natural world.
October 18, 2007 I was heading for the chiropractor's yesterday and had to merge onto I-5 heading south out of Portland. Usually, that merge is no problem, but in the lane to my right was a big old truck with a body that went on for miles.
October 12, 2007 One of our more prolific friends from the Talking Plant Flickr party recently posted a photo that defied the dictum, Seeing Is Believing. It was, she said, an aster, but I couldn't believe m
September 3, 2007 Introducing one of the country's most enchanting -- and disarming -- gardeners.