Word of the Week

illustrious adj. il·​lus·​tri·​ous | \ i-ˈlə-strē-əs\ 1 : notably or brilliantly outstanding because of dignity or achievements or actions : eminent 2 archaic a

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Wildlife Lookout: Catbirds & Mockingbirds

Two common birds that often get mistaken for one another are the northern mockingbird and the gray catbird. Both are in the Mimidae, or mimid, family. They are remarkable song birds, and many species are especially skilled in mimicry of a wide variety of sounds. The name “Mimidae” is Latin for “mimic”.

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Quote & Word of the Week

Quote of the Week “To find yourself, think for yourself.”-Socrates Word of the Week subsultus(sŭb-sŭl′tŭs) [New Latin, to leap up]noun, plural subsultiA starting, twitching,

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