Tag Archives: nature

See Striking Nature Photos from the Anacostia

Jenny Glenn is a computer specialist who works for the federal government, but in her spare time she takes striking nature photos along the Anacostia River near the Route 1 corridor. The University Park resident uses an Android smartphone when … Continue reading

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Track Route 1 BioDiversity on iNaturalist App

Local naturalists are turning to their smartphones to track and document the diversity of plants and animals along the Route 1 corridor. Using the popular iNaturalist app on iPhones and Android, area bird watchers, riverkeepers and amateur arborists are doing … Continue reading

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Welcome to Pawpaw Season Along Route 1

September is the beginning of pawpaw season along the Route 1 corridor in places like Greenbelt Park and the Emerson Street Food Forest in Hyattsville. You may be forgiven if you’ve never heard of North America’s largest edible fruit, which is the size of … Continue reading

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