Les Line

Articles by Les Line

Slings and Arrows: Why Birders Love to Hate Blue Jays
January 20, 2012 — They’re smart, spectacular, and vocally versatile, so is the species really so bad?
Buying Time
September 08, 2011 — For bobolinks, savannah sparrows, and other birds that make their nests in hayfields, a delayed harvest can spell the difference between life and death. 
The Long View
September 06, 2011 — Isle Royale National Park draws visitors who like nature rugged and remote. It’s also the site of the longest-running study ever of a predator and its primary prey—even as global warming shows signs of upsetting the natur
New York City's High Line Park Will Soon Be Upstaged in Poughkeepsie
September 22, 2009
Tulips in the Treetops
June 01, 2009
My Own Close Call Over the Hudson
January 16, 2009
Caroling Coyotes
December 22, 2008
Pondering Pecans
December 05, 2008
Urban Black Bears Live Fast, Die Young
November 21, 2008
Favorite Woodland Flowers: Going, Going, Gone
November 16, 2008