Bill Heck

September 15, 2019
Avids on the Hunt for Limpkin - Photo Lisa Phelps

Avids Repeat the Journey: 7 September 2019

The Avid Birders, those intrepid explorers, find themselves back in the same old same old. How did THAT happen?
February 28, 2019

Book Corner: Unseen City

The full title says it all:  Unseen City: The Majesty of Pigeons, the Discreet Charm of Snails, and Other Wonders of the Urban Wilderness. Author Nathaniel […]
May 23, 2018

Book Corner: The Genius of Birds

You’ev heard the expressions: “bird brain”, “featherhead”. And what’s “turkey” if not a low-IQ loser? But Jennifer Ackerman begs to differ. Throughout her easy-reading but informative […]
March 30, 2018

Visionary Women

The world knows Charles Darwin as a keen observer of the natural world and as a theorist. But Darwin was a remarkable expermenter also, as James Costa shows in this book.
February 21, 2018

Darwin’s Backyard

The world knows Charles Darwin as a keen observer of the natural world and as a theorist. But Darwin was a remarkable expermenter also, as James Costa shows in this book.