Spring Is Springing Sooner, Throwing Nature’s Rhythms Out Of Whack

A warming climate is knocking nature’s rhythms out of sync. High in the Rocky Mountains, scientists have been tracking the impact for decades.(Image credit: Nathan Rott/NPR)

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Lilacs in Parry Sound

I so love this time of year, when spring-floweing shrubs and trees explode with colour along streets and sidewalks, and in so many gardens. Who can resist iheir intoxicating fragrances as they waft gently through the air. Lilacs are my favourite.

Splendor in the woods

Nothing says spring like the arrival of trillium blossoming across the forest floor.

Cheerful

Daffodils 2018
Daffodils, 2018 Garden

Spring Peeper Symphony #2018

Taken yesterday evening along our local country road.

Hello Beautiful ❤️

My first daffy of 2018.

Harbour Lights

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Parry Sound harbour is slowly transforming into her spring fashion, ice breaking up and the Seguin river rushing over the rapids.

First Common Loon sighting in the harbour.