President Obama about to designate a new National Monument in the San Gabriel Mountains of California
The World Wildlife Fund reports that vertebrate populations have halved in the last 40 years
Microscopic plastic beads from skin care products showing up in the Great Lakes and elsewhere.
The Wall Street Journal has a nice interactive feature called Waste Lands: America's forgotten nuclear legacy that includes maps and details on the history and current status of Manhattan Project sites.
I continue my effort to downsize; please help me Get Rid of Stuff!.
Photo: Mike Habeck.
But while Christmas ferns may get lost among the profusion of growth in a summer wood, they definitely stand out during the winter months. Christmas ferns are evergreen, and they add a welcome touch of color to winter's dark and leaf-littered forest floor, even poking up through the snow.