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The Spider’s Trap

It’s that time of year, where you’ll be walking in the woods or along a pond’s edge, when you come across a treasure trove of spiderwebs. Nearly every tree and shrub are dressed in gossamer woven webs of silk. The best time to find the spider’s trap is just after a spell of fog.

Oh, What a Tangled Web We Weave

Photos from a foggy morning walk along the berm between Niles Pond and Brace Cove this morning.

Spider's Web Niles pond -3 ©Kim Smith 2014The shoreline draped in gossamer nets–the world according to spiders.

Spider's Web Niles pond -2 ©Kim Smith 2014

Spider's Web Niles pond -4 ©Kim Smith 2014Spider's Web Niles Pond Gloucester ©Kim Smith 2014JPGSong Sparrow Niles Pond Gloucester ©Kim Smith 2014 Song Sparrow
Rosa rugosa Nile pond ©Kim Smith 2014 Coming in for a landing

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Welcome First Day of Autumn!

And welcome, too, gardens of dissipating beauty.Tithonia and Web © Kim Smith 2013Sunflower and Spider’s Web