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Spring in Litchfield

June 2, 2016 Color.

June 1, 2016 Simple white.

May 25, 2016 A young spring mouse.

May 9, 2016 Mercury passes in front of the sun.
Mercury transit.

April 11, 2016 With the snow gone, the cool early-April showers are bringing mushrooms.
Late snow.

April 5, 2016 More substantial snow and ice -- and icicles -- yesterday afternoon and evening.
Late snow. Late snow.

April 4, 2016 Winter tries to return, with some danger to budding trees.
Late snow. Late snow.

March 31, 2016 Some last warm days before winter tries to return for a while.

March 22, 2016 The full moon rising. Unfortunately, clouds rolled in before the late-night penumbral eclipse.
Full Moon.

March 21, 2016 What's different about a Spring snow? Who else is around.
Late snow. Late snow. Late snow.

March 20, 2016: The Spring eauinox came at 12:30 AM.

March 13, 2016 Blooms are out.

March 11, 2016 With the temperature having reached 70 degrees this week, could flowers be far behind?

March 4, 2016 Sunset colors reflect on the lake.
Sunset on lake.

March 4, 2016 A late-season snow (could it be the last?) begins after a chilly night.
Late snow. Late snow.

February 25, 2016 Streams are rushing after last night's severe February thunderstorms.
Rushing stream.

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