Adirondack Daily Enterprisehttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 30 Nov 2015 04:49:27 EDTMon, 30 Nov 2015 04:49:27 EDT the tale of the turkey we prepare for Thanksgiving feasting and holiday celebration, I'd like to take a few moments to reflect upon the American wild turkey, Melagris gallopavo (eastern forest subspecies silvestris, meaning of the forest), the largest ground nesting...Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTPredicting winter weather's been a mild fall, so far. But it is November. Winter is coming. And while winter can be a very picturesque time of year and getting outdoors in winter can be a lot of fun, harsh winter weather can stop most of us ... well, col.Wed, 11 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTPuzzling over pumpkins's not at all surprising that as Halloween approaches I'm often asked, "What is a pumpkin?" or more specifically, "What's the difference between a pumpkin, a squash and a gourd?" or "Is a pumpkin a squash, a gourd or another type of vegetable?"...Wed, 28 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTIs that an eagle?"Is that an eagle?" my friend asked, motioning for me to look up from the open field where we were standing.Wed, 14 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTHarvesting firewood sustainably from a woodlot or forest taking firewood from small acreage for personal use, or managing larger tracts for firewood harvesting and sales, owners of well-managed woodlots know that the productivity of their land isn't measured in the wood that's harvested; it's...Wed, 30 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDT