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Flickr / Jamie Holly
The great poem “The Waste Land,” by T.S. Eliot, begins with these lines: “April is the cruellest month, breeding / Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing / Memory and desire …”
Home on the Range
"One of my favorite sights begins as a line of dark shapes in the woods moving towards the clearing."
Susan Hand Shetterly, Room with a View
"In this strange new heat come new species, and some of the life we know slips away."
Nature Conservancy and The St. John River
Twenty years ago, a motley band of guides, foresters, and conservationists put in on northern Maine’s remote upper St. John River to sketch out an audacious conservation plan. This summer, they returned to take stock.