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Awanadjo Almanack

Rob McCall lives way downeast on Moose Island. This almanack is excerpted from his weekly radio show, heard on WERU FM (89.9 in Blue hill, 99.9 in Bangor). It features his musings on the natural world and seasonal happenings.

Awanadjo Almanack—Issue 153

July brings garden bounty, molting birds, and summer storms.

Almanack 152 — Welcome Downeast

Spring: Everything is green, growing, and blossoming.

Almanack 151 — Welcome Downeast

It is the time of year for thawing and hints of rejuvenation.

Awanadjo Almanack — Issue 150

Winter snow doesn’t stop the littlest critters.

Welcome Downeast

Tis the season of hibernation, snow and ice, and quiet reflection.

Welcome Downeast

Fall arrives and nature adjusts.

Almanack 147 — Welcome Downeast

Summer arrives downeast and nature comes alive.

Welcome Downeast

Spring is on the way, and then summer. Rob McCall discusses lupines, opening up the “camp,” and other harbingers of warm weather.

Welcome Downeast

Rob McCall praises spring birds, blooms, and the white-tailed deer.

Welcome Downeast

From cozy hibernation to bundled exploration, Rob McCall offers thoughts for how to pass the deep winter months.

Welcome Downeast

The close of the year brings holiday traditions, chilly weather, and hibernation for all of nature's creatures.

Welcome Downeast

Rob McCall considers migration, apples and pumpkins, and autumnal shifts.

Welcome Downeast

Rob McCall reflects on summer berries, jellyfish, welcome rain, and slow-growing trees.

Welcome Downeast

Rob McCall ruminates on nature and the spiritual world as the world turns from spring to early summer.

Welcome Downeast

Rob McCall reflects on slow winter days, the spring thaw, St. Patrick, and the pleasures of island life.