…we are adding a new chapter and a new kind of havoc – the direct killing of birds, mammals, fishes and indeed practically every form of wildlife by chemical insecticides indiscriminately sprayed on the land

Rachel Carson, Silent Spring

High 2:54am   Low 8:46am   High 3:06pm   Low 9:11pm

Cloud thickening this morning with rain moving northeastwards. Getting cooler. – day max 5° –  offshore,  W

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