Monthly Archives: September 2017
“Every natural object is a conductor of divinity and only by coming into contact with them… may we be filled with the Holy Ghost.” -John Muir Since my first journey into the pine stands of Centennial Woods, I have begun to … Continue reading
The pine stand is mostly dominated by vegetation, thus provides a thick cover for small mammals and birds. If you travel into the woods early enough, you can hear the chirps from the trees. Although it is difficult to see … Continue reading
Most of the stand is comprised of large conifers including Eastern Hemlocks and Eastern White Pines. There are some pockets of American Beech, Norway Maple, Red Maple, and Sugar Maple along the trail. On the ground, you can find small … Continue reading
Centennial Woods is one of the most pristine and natural places near my home in Burlington. The Woods contains a very intricate system of ecosystems and array of trails for visitors to observe their surroundings. I particularly chose the Pine … Continue reading
Directions: 1. Turn on to Main St. 2. Turn North on to East Av. (Towards UVM Police Station and Hospital Parking) 3. Turn right on to Carrigan Dr. 4. In less than a quarter mile, the destination in on your … Continue reading
*Note: I chose the Pine stands within the Centennial Woods Natural Area.