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Wanna Go Camping?

Ah summer…swimming, surfing, camping, wildfires. There was a wildfire in Goleta, about 15 minutes from where we had our camping reservations (El Captian State Beach). We made many phone calls and almost didn’t go, but as Karen pointed out, I … Continue reading

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New Mexico Fires

The first day of summer has come and gone. It sure is nice to be home for the summer. I’ve been surfing and hanging out at the beach and really enjoying my bike rides to work. The flowers are in … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween

Fall has finally fallen in San Diego. The air is cool and crisp, it gets dark before I leave work, and the surfers have pulled the fullsuits out of mothballs. I love sweater weather (I also love tank top weather, … Continue reading

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The Sky is Falling!

Not only do I have skylights in my tent, but now I have air conditioning too. We had the biggest hailstorm yesterday that I’ve ever seen out here. And a few pieces of hail managed to find their way through … Continue reading

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Summertime!

Well, summer has hit the Gila. About time too, this Southern California girl was cold!! We’ve had warm weather for a few weeks now. It’s much more comfortable, bordering on hot. Being 8000ft closer to the sun makes more difference … Continue reading

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Sun and Wind

Hello! Well, things have been going very well here in New Mexico. The weather is starting to warm up, although it’s still cool at night. The wind is constantly making out jobs difficult. When it’s windy, we’re not allowed to … Continue reading

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Back to the Woods

Hello again! Well, I’m back in New Mexico for another summer of owl watching. I’ve been out here since the 29th of March. The last few months have been pretty hectic getting ready for the field season and still trying … Continue reading

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