Nature notes and photos from BC, Canada, mostly in the Lower Fraser Valley, Bella Coola, and Vancouver Island.
Is it so small a thing
To have enjoy'd the sun,
To have lived light in the spring,
To have loved, to have thought, to have done?
-Matthew Arnold (1822 - 1888) "Empedocles on Etna."-
We've seen a few pussy willows here already ... and rock dandelions and pasture buttercups and a butterfly!! All about 2-4 weeks earlier than usual.
P.S. Love the quote
The quote is perfect! And the pussywillows are so cute! Ours came out a couple of weeks ago, also several weeks early.
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