February 12, 2019, Flood Warnings, Save The Bugs – Save Humankind
Rain total here in NE Oldham since Sunday is 2.27 inches. The Ohio River is out of its banks. Streams all over the region are roaring, including the one that rushes through the draw behind our house. Mixed in with the white noise of the water is a marked increase in birdsong. Spring approaches.
The front that will bring an end to the rain will also bring high winds this afternoon.
Save our bugs! How to avert an insect Armageddon
Insects are the backbone of a healthy global ecosystem – but their numbers are facing catastrophic decline due to climate change. So, what can you do to help? More in The Guardian.
“There is no disguise that can for long conceal love where it exists or simulate it where it does not.”
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Thought of the day provided by Thomas Brown – Madwillow Creekhouse.