The Great Outdoors
Connecticut Athletes to Cheer for at the Sochi Olympics
From the opening ceremony on February 6th to the closing ceremony on the 23rd, all eyes will be on Sochi, Russia and the 2014 Winter Olympics. Americans will watch with anticipation...
Gulls, Gulls, Gulls
An avian invasion of a different sort is causing a stir this winter. Above average numbers of Iceland Gulls and other Arctic visitors have been sighted in Connecticut. One...
The Low-Down on Lidar
Light Detection and Ranging – sounds fancy and highly technical, right? That’s because it is! In a nutshell, Lidar data shows the elevation of the earth’s surface....
Ponds Starting to Freeze
With the colder overnight low temperatures, ponds are starting to freeze across the state. Yesterday I drove up to Union, and took the above picture of Bigelow Pond, the ice was...
More than 20 volunteers and staff came to Milford Point on Saturday to help out the Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge and clean up storm debris from their Milford Point...
Keep Your Butts Off Our Beaches
Recently a columnist in a local Southeastern Connecticut newspaper wrote about the things that bug him when driving. It included the usual gripes that we all have—people...
Amazing sunset at Clinton Harbor(Lobster Landing). Photo taken by: Angela Cannelli
Photos: Tuesday's Sunsets
There were some spectacular sunsets seen across Connecticut yesterday afternoon. Some areas had their first "snowy sunset" with a light covering of snow on the ground, following...
Green Roofs Blossom in America's Cities
City parks and stock exchanges are not the only place to find large expanses of green these days. Green roofs are starting to become part of the cityscape in many of the...