Eastern Grey Squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis) are one of the most common denizens in our urban and suburban landscapes (Russell Link, Living with Tree Squirrels. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Olympia, Washington, 2004). 

Posted on January 24, 2017 and filed under Local Notes.

Paleo foods in Evanston landscapes

The Paleo diet has become fashionable in some circles, though most adopters don't realize that with few exceptions Paleos ate more plants and fish than red meat.  Archaeological and archival research shows that Indians of our northeastern temperate deciduous forest and coasts have used such foods ever since.

Posted on October 9, 2016 and filed under Local Notes.