Atmosphere

Winter is Life not Death

Really.

Really.

These are effects created by winter heating, freezing and melting. In other words, the nutrients released by lichens in late winter are created by stones heating in the winter cold, just as much as by the manure pellets left by deer grazing mid-winter bunchgrass. The same effects have splintered the stone below, created the scree it sits on, and spread the lichens covering the eroded soil it is growing on.

Winter is life, not a pause in it.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.