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 packed with monarch butterflies as they migrate south each one autumn? that will take pleasure in nature this weekend, the place is the simplest position to go to? Bryan MacKay can inform you.
Written as an almanac, A 12 months 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 simplest 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 gobbled. colour photos of greater than seventy species enhance and illustrate the textual content. per week of the 12 months has a suggested "Trip of the Week." own essays that draw from MacKay's box notes supply 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 could, A 12 months throughout Maryland bargains useful suggestion for the spontaneous adventurer and the intense planner alike.
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A Year across Maryland by Bryan MacKay