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  • I was dropping off my aerial lift at the shop and looked to the south at a line of thunderstorms heading our way – there was a little funnel cloud!...

    Tornados in Arizona?

    I was dropping off my aerial lift at the shop and looked to the south at a line of thunderstorms heading our way – there was a little funnel cloud!...

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  • Last fall we had the chance to work with the BLM at Palmeritas Ranch doing work on some large non-native trees. Huge Eucalyptus and Salt Cedar (Tamarix sp) trees had been...

    Palmeritas Ranch Project

    Last fall we had the chance to work with the BLM at Palmeritas Ranch doing work on some large non-native trees. Huge Eucalyptus and Salt Cedar (Tamarix sp) trees had been...

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  • The Hassayampa River Preserve, owned by The Nature Conservancy, has a beautiful wildflower and native plant garden taking shape at their main entrance. There is a group of old Saguaro...

    Death of a Giant – Removing a Saguaro Cactus

    The Hassayampa River Preserve, owned by The Nature Conservancy, has a beautiful wildflower and native plant garden taking shape at their main entrance. There is a group of old Saguaro...

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  • Last week we took out a massive Aleppo Pine using my lift and a 40-ton crane. The tree was pushing against the roof of the house, cracking the wall, and...

    Pine Tree Removal With Crane

    Last week we took out a massive Aleppo Pine using my lift and a 40-ton crane. The tree was pushing against the roof of the house, cracking the wall, and...

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  • I had an opportunity to use my lift on a roofing project at Castle Hot Springs recently. I always enjoy getting my lift out on a new type of job,...

    Castle Hot Springs – Jewel of the Bradshaws!

    I had an opportunity to use my lift on a roofing project at Castle Hot Springs recently. I always enjoy getting my lift out on a new type of job,...

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  • I just got word that I have been accepted for an outstanding scarab beetle study course to be held in Peru in January 2012! There were applicants from 13 different countries...

    Peru Scarab Course 2012!!

    I just got word that I have been accepted for an outstanding scarab beetle study course to be held in Peru in January 2012! There were applicants from 13 different countries...

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  • We finally had some thunderstorms in the area and I was able to set up my Phototrap camera trigger (originally described in this post) to get some lightning pictures. It took...

    Monsoon Storm Lightning

    We finally had some thunderstorms in the area and I was able to set up my Phototrap camera trigger (originally described in this post) to get some lightning pictures. It took...

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  • I’ve had a chance recently to work with the PhototrapI bought last fall. I decided to try to get some hummingbird photos since we have had a large population of...

    Hummingbird Photography

    I’ve had a chance recently to work with the PhototrapI bought last fall. I decided to try to get some hummingbird photos since we have had a large population of...

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  • In early October I went down to Amado, AZ to spend some time with Bill Forbes – I purchased one of his Phototrap camera triggers and wanted to learn to...

    Bat Photography Workshop!

    In early October I went down to Amado, AZ to spend some time with Bill Forbes – I purchased one of his Phototrap camera triggers and wanted to learn to...

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  • I’ve had a new book published about my copper beetle sculptures. It is a photography intensive book that shows many of the works that I have created in the last...

    New Book Published!

    I’ve had a new book published about my copper beetle sculptures. It is a photography intensive book that shows many of the works that I have created in the last...

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