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Wild Turkeys in purple Liatris bloom- picture by C.L. Evans

Wild Turkeys in purple Liatris bloom- picture by C.L. Evans

The Blue Snowball nebula--taken August 27/28, 2011 by David Holko.

The Blue Snowball nebula--taken August 27/28, 2011 by David Holko.

Andromeda Galaxy--taken August 27/28, 2011 by David Holko.

Andromeda Galaxy--taken August 27/28, 2011 by David Holko.


Jupiter--the atmosphere was fairly steady & the inner moon, Io, passed in front of the planet and left its shadow on the planet's surface as it passed by. The other 2 bright dots are 2 other moons of Jupiter. Taken August 27/28, 2011 by David Holko.

Jupiter--the atmosphere was fairly steady & the inner moon, Io, passed in front of the planet and left its shadow on the planet's surface as it passed by. The other 2 bright dots are 2 other moons of Jupiter. Taken August 27/28, 2011 by David Holko.

A Catesby's Lily, Lilium catesbaei, flowers near Dense Gayfeather, Liatris spicata on East Military.

A Catesby's Lily, Lilium catesbaei, flowers near Dense Gayfeather, Liatris spicata on East Military.

A visitor walks in a dense bloom of Liatris spicata and Dense Gayfeather.

A visitor walks in a dense bloom of Liatris spicata and Dense Gayfeather.


Liatris spicata and Dense Gayfeather blossoms in Kilpatrick Prairie

Liatris spicata and Dense Gayfeather blossoms in Kilpatrick Prairie

Liatris spicata, Dense Gayfeather, blooms in Kilpatrick Prairie (9/2010)

Liatris spicata, Dense Gayfeather, blooms in Kilpatrick Prairie (9/2010)

Liatris spicata (Dense Gayfeather) and wiregrass flourishes in Kilpatrick Prairie.

Liatris spicata (Dense Gayfeather) and wiregrass flourishes in Kilpatrick Prairie.


Jupiter--the atmosphere was fairly steady & the inner moon, Io, passed in front of the planet and left its shadow on the planet's surface as it passed by. The other 2 bright dots are 2 other moons of Jupiter. Taken August 27/28, 2011 by David Holko.

Jupiter--the atmosphere was fairly steady & the inner moon, Io, passed in front of the planet and left its shadow on the planet's surface as it passed by. The other 2 bright dots are 2 other moons of Jupiter. Taken August 27/28, 2011 by David Holko.