Monthly Archives: February 2020

Looking at Lichens

Looking at Lichens By: Steve Roark The above high rainfall we’ve had past couple of years seems to have caused a boost in lichens. Lichens are those flat light green blotches or hair-like tufts you see growing on tree bark … Continue reading

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Arbor Day Tree Wisdom

Arbor Day Tree Wisdom By: Steve Roark Arbor Day is approaching for our local states (TN March 6, KY April 3, VA April 24), and it’s a worthy recognition of the importance of trees in our lives. Here in the … Continue reading

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Feel the Wild Side with Barred Owls

Feel the Wild Side with Barred Owls By Steve Roark The most common owl that I run across locally is the Barred Owl (Strix varia) but have only seen them a handful of times. But I know they visit my … Continue reading

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