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By Bryan MacKay

When are you able to locate ripe blueberries alongside the Appalachian path in Maryland? the place are you able to see the air jam-packed with monarch butterflies as they migrate south each one autumn? for you to get pleasure from nature this weekend, the place is the simplest position to go to? Bryan MacKay can inform you.

Written as an almanac, A yr throughout Maryland invitations you to discover the flora and fauna all year long, from gazing bald eagles nesting in January to harvesting mistletoe in December. Entries determine the easiest time and position to adventure such wonders as wildflowers blooming, birds in migration, amphibians making a song, and morel mushrooms able to be picked, sliced, sautéed, and wolfed. colour pictures of greater than seventy species improve and illustrate the textual content. a week of the yr has a advised "Trip of the Week." own essays that draw from MacKay's box notes offer an intimate glimpse right into a biologist encounters with vegetation and animals over the years.

Whether you need to see snow ducks and trumpeter swans pausing of their northward migration each one March, or the mating "jubilee" of polychaete worms throughout the new moon in might, A yr throughout Maryland deals precious suggestion for the spontaneous adventurer and the intense planner alike.

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