I was at Cedar Tree Neck on June 24 and noticed a strange malady has affected the numerous beech trees there.

The name Little Beach fits; it is 20 acres and is frequently mentioned in this column.

I had the great pleasure of joining Sheriff's Meadow Foundation's Winging It 4-H club for a tour of Quansoo Farm.

Most of our nesting birds already back singing mightily as they establish territories and nests.

The nesting season is reaching its peak.

A number of birders have reported fewer birds at their feeders.