jim

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About me

Gender MALE
Occupation Naturalist
Location Butte La Rose, Louisiana, United States
Introduction I transitioned a few years ago from a career as a water-pollution control biologist. I want to do this blog to stay in touch with a world outside my everyday surroundings, whatever they may be. I like open-minded company and the discussion of ideas. Photo by Brad Moon.
Interests Natural history (general), oral history, birding, fishing, woodwork (301-year-old birdhouses), philosophy
Favorite Movies Dances with Wolves, Die Hard, Lord of the Rings, Tender Mercies
Favorite Music Baroque trumpet especially Bach and Corelli, Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Irish whistle
Favorite Books Great Books of the Western World, Will Durant's History of Civilization, JRR Tolkein, John Steinbeck

You've just inherited a manufacturing plant that specializes in plastics. What are you going to make?

Things that would decay over a specified time, as though they were organic.