| Dec 13, 2012
| 6:28 PM
A just-opened boardwalk and creekside platform offer new access to a nature preserve at the southwestern edge of Anne Arundel County, providing kayakers with an entry by water and hikers with and a up-close encounters with its marsh.
"The wetland is...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 11:10 PM
Many local parents hugged their children a little tighter when they picked them up from school on Friday afternoon at Trailside Elementary.
And although not directly affected, the horror of what happened at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown,...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Florida's rivers are in trouble.
That's what the Orlando Sentinel found after a yearlong evaluation of some of the state's biggest and smallest, most urban and remote, cleanest and dirtiest, protected and abused rivers.
Of the 22 rivers studied,...
| May 6, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Back in February, before we knew about crippling fears of water and low likeability factors and One Mullet to Rule Them All, 11 teams began a race around the world.
Stuff happened with cheese and haggis. Alliances formed, craziness surfaced, teeth...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 3:19 AM
Bill Moor is traveling. His following column originally ran in The Tribune on April 21, 2010.
My wife can’t find anything that’s missing. She admits it.
I, on the other hand, can find anything. It may be my greatest gift. I am a human...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 7:30 PM
MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. — Mount Baldy is still moving, but its movement has been slowed.
Mount Baldy features high hills of wild, wind-swept sand, topped by grasses, shrubs and small trees. It rises 126 feet above Lake Michigan and is one of the...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 11:35 AM
A white Ford F150 pickup truck veered off Pacific Coast Highway into the Bolsa Chica wetlands Monday morning, police said.
The driver was going south on PCH and plunged into the wetlands at 10:19 a.m., Huntington Beach police Sgt. Rob Warden said.
| Apr 11, 2013
| 7:26 PM
The plan was a good one. I would drive out to Plymouth and hike a place called Peat Swamp Woods and explore the ruins of an old carriage factory.
Then I discovered Plymouth's historic Main Street, so I took a few detours into the past before heading into...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 10:59 PM
Ducks Unlimited recently announced the winners of the 2013 Wetland Conservation Achievement Awards during its 78th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference in Arlington, Va.
This year's recipient in the Communications category was...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 12:02 AM
The Valley, although a desert, undeniably has its share of natural resources. Its native flora and fauna, however sparse, gives this place its unique character that many of us have come to appreciate.
Although not in short supply, yet considered just...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 10:24 PM
The Aberdeen Airport Board will meet in regular session beginning at 11:30 a.m. Thursday in the airport conference room.
Agenda items include:
• Old business — discussion about planter.
• Recommendation to pay Helms and Associates...