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  • We were involved in a fender bender (well, a little worse than that) a few months ago. I have spent a lot of time getting a replacement vehicle set up and...

    New Van!

    We were involved in a fender bender (well, a little worse than that) a few months ago. I have spent a lot of time getting a replacement vehicle set up and...

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  • I usually see mud plastered on trees, palms and saguaros during the monsoon season that looks like the picture above. These are termites that come up out of the ground...

    Termites! Oh My!

    I usually see mud plastered on trees, palms and saguaros during the monsoon season that looks like the picture above. These are termites that come up out of the ground...

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  • I want to apologize for the lack of posts lately. I upgraded my computer which caused problems with WordPress – when I updated WordPress to make it compatible with my...

    Irrigation Re-Vamp

    I want to apologize for the lack of posts lately. I upgraded my computer which caused problems with WordPress – when I updated WordPress to make it compatible with my...

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  • On August 4, 2012 a dust storm moved over our house. I finally got the photos ready using ”animation” in Photoshop,  a professional photographer friend, and Youtube instructions! Double-click the picture to see it full...

    Haboob!

    On August 4, 2012 a dust storm moved over our house. I finally got the photos ready using ”animation” in Photoshop,  a professional photographer friend, and Youtube instructions! Double-click the picture to see it full...

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  • Here is a shot near the end of the first day of construction of the shop building itself! We can’t decide if it looks really big, or really small… Hopefully...

    New Shop Building Growing!

    Here is a shot near the end of the first day of construction of the shop building itself! We can’t decide if it looks really big, or really small… Hopefully...

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  • We were recently hired to remove a very large and dangerous cottonwood tree in a trailer park in Wickenburg. The tree had been topped years ago, and had a very...

    Biggest Tree Removal!

    We were recently hired to remove a very large and dangerous cottonwood tree in a trailer park in Wickenburg. The tree had been topped years ago, and had a very...

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  • This morning at 4:15am the concrete contractors and pump truck showed up at our place. At 5:00 the concrete trucks started rolling in… It was an impressive operation that ended up taking...

    New Shop Taking Shape!!!

    This morning at 4:15am the concrete contractors and pump truck showed up at our place. At 5:00 the concrete trucks started rolling in… It was an impressive operation that ended up taking...

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  • Sorry for the lack of posts lately! We have been super busy and I am tired at the end of the day. I have lots of tree pictures and information...

    Tiger Beetles

    Sorry for the lack of posts lately! We have been super busy and I am tired at the end of the day. I have lots of tree pictures and information...

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  • We went over to the Algodones Dunes in California, northwest of Yuma, AZ last weekend to see what beetle species were out this spring. Early April is when several species...

    Algodones Dunes Beetles

    We went over to the Algodones Dunes in California, northwest of Yuma, AZ last weekend to see what beetle species were out this spring. Early April is when several species...

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  • Obadiah, our Desert Tortoise is officially out of hibernation! We have seen him sitting in the sun in front of his den off and on over the winter on warm...

    Desert Tortoise Out of Hibernation!

    Obadiah, our Desert Tortoise is officially out of hibernation! We have seen him sitting in the sun in front of his den off and on over the winter on warm...

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