Backyard Almanac: "spiders are excellent parents"

Jul 19, 2019

Nursery web spider
Credit tiny packages/Flickr

Larry Weber says he can accept the warmer-than-usual temperatures of the past week, but he's having trouble accepting the precipitation totals - less than a third of normal so far this month.

Plus the wide range of plants, birds and animals that are just getting started with the spring thing ... and who's already on their way back south.

And here's some Phenology phenology: what we were talking about last year at this time: