Everyday observations in the woods and wetlands of northeastern North Carolina.
Hanging In There
We were lucky, Irene battered us for a long time, but she didn't break us -- at least not here in the swamp. She certainly pounded the stuffing out of several nearby locations though. No damage to our house, just the minor inconvenience of no power for five days and no phone for three. Like I said, we were very, very lucky.