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Archive: July, 2009

Camp Green

Wednesday, July 8, 2009, 4:06 PM
Although I haven’t done it for a few years, I love camping. (As in tent camping. Not bringing along a whole trailer-full of energy-sucking amenities.) And seeing as how it’s so green, I just might get back to it. Just think: No hotel room to cool or heat. Evenings by lantern-light. Low-impact... Read more

Red knots: Good news ... and bad

Thursday, July 2, 2009, 2:16 PM
There’s more news on the red knot front. When we last left the subspecies, a good number of those leaving the Delaware Bay in late May had reached optimum body weights, priming them for reproductive success when they reached the Arctic. I wrote about that development here. Now, the Western... Read more
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GreenSpace is about environmental issues and green living. Bauers also writes a biweekly GreenSpace column about environmental health issues for the Inquirer’s Sunday “Health” section.

Sandy Bauers is the environment reporter for the Philadelphia Inquirer, where she has worked for more than 20 years as a reporter and editor. She lives in northern Chester County with her husband, two cats, a large vegetable garden and a flock of pet chickens.

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