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Naturalist Notebook

Reviews and journal entries inspired by nature in West Central Illinois.
Bruner Cemetery

Bruner Cemetery

One important lesson that the Master Naturalist training has taught me is to be observant of the natural world around me. The most amazing things can be revealed by watching and listening carefully to the land. I had always noticed a tall stand of grass in the middle of a neighbor's field since the time I first moved to the area. I watched the color of this grass change with the seasons...

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