Category Archives: Outdoorsman

So you want to build a pond? Let’s begin with the basics…

  8 Acre Pond in Glascock County Georgia  I can’t count the number of times I’ve spoken to individuals who have expressed to me their interest in building a pond.   Whether it’s on land they own or on land they … Continue reading

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Pokeweed

  This time of the year our forest are peppered with a large weed with dark red or almost black berries.  Frequently I am asked if they are edible.  The general answer is no, they are poisonous.  Birds do eat … Continue reading

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Wax myrtle

The Wax myrtle has several different common names.  It is also commonly called Candleberry and Southern bayberry.  Commonly found on the wetlands of Georgia’s streams and ponds, its berries are an important source of winter nutrients for birds and other small animals.  … Continue reading

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Cottonmouth

The names “Water Moccasin” and “Cottonmouth” both refer to the same snake.  Cottonmouth derives from the fact that a Water Moccasin has a distinctive and almost white interior of the mouth.  As I was walking near the Savannah River in … Continue reading

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Solar Navigation: An easy solution

  If you can imagine being lost or misdirected in the woods without a compass, here it an easy way to get reoriented.    Find a location that is in the open and where you are exposed to full sun.    Find … Continue reading

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