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Response to Silver Gaia (Reply #58)

Sat Feb 19, 2022, 04:30 PM

59. Same in many places before population explosion and development

changed them forever. I have my own happy memories of what is no more. I also know, however, that retro views tend to be appear even better than they were, while for some current views are always overlaid by what was lost.

Right now, though, I'm on our patio by an inland marsh hoping to see a pair of otters we suspect may have babies nearby, and wondering if one of our neighbors killed the large gater because we haven't seen him for a while. The only action at the moment is some Sandhill cranes squawking at some others flying over.

Beautiful! We're told by oldtimers that it used to be deeper, a lot more open water than saw grass and water lilies. But marshes fill in over time.


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