Black and White
photography from the Chesapeake Bay watershed by Bill Emory
“You teach me, I forget. You show me, I remember. You involve me, I understand” ~E.O. “Ed” Wilson, 1929-2021
Microclimate, soil, genetics, on board afflictions. This Bur oak has yet to leaf out.
Fifty feet away is another individual who has had a flush of growth, producing new stems replete with leaves. Nature is an enduring mystery.