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Richard Powell
Works at Island Crisis Care Society
Attended University of Victoria
Lives in Nanaimo, BC
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After circling each other for about 20 minutes (see previous video), my Celestial Pearl Danios progress to glancing blows off of each others. Fascinating behaviour in such tiny fish.
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First Frost
Earlier this week the temperature dropped below freezing. Last weekend I had the pleasure of showing some friends a spot I knew to be good for hedgehogs and chanterelles and as it happened we found a small quantity of both. Then this weekend I visited some ...
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Mushroom Wind
I've always wondered how some mushrooms effectively spread their spores when they barely get above the forest duff. Here is part of the answer: Mushrooms Make Their Own Wind . LiveScience  | 



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Two Kinds of Hedghogs -- Hydnum repandum and Hydnum umbilicatum
Last weekend while collecting Hedghogs near Nanaimo I came crashing out of the bush onto a trail and saw two people bent at the waist looking intently at the forest floor. I recognized the stance -- mushroom hunters. I then spent a few happy hours chatting...
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Writer
Employment
  • Island Crisis Care Society
    Manager of Policy and Publications, 2001 - present
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Currently
Nanaimo, BC
Previously
Nelson, BC - Prince Albert - Victoria
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The journey itself is home.
Introduction
I am interested in nature, beauty, and meaning. For more see my Longer Profile.

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Two Books: Wabi Sabi Simple and Wabi Sabi for Writers
Education
  • University of Victoria
    Psychology, 1986 - 1988
  • David Thompson Univ
    Writing, 1983 - 1985
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Richard R. Powell