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by pattyjenkins1
Tue Jul 03, 2012 7:24 am
Forum: Measurement and Dendromorphometry
Topic: SINE method training for tree climbers
Replies: 12
Views: 2148

Re: SINE method training for tree climbers

Over dinner that night, four of the attendees commented that Eli did a great job, and that though they were challenged by the calculations, they were inspired to study and learn more. THANKS Eli! Now all we have to do is find a time when he can learn to climb! And yes, Will, it was up to 106 on Satu...
by pattyjenkins1
Tue Jul 03, 2012 7:24 am
Forum: Tree Climbing and Recreational Activities Group
Topic: SINE method training for tree climbers
Replies: 12
Views: 1958

Re: SINE method training for tree climbers

Over dinner that night, four of the attendees commented that Eli did a great job, and that though they were challenged by the calculations, they were inspired to study and learn more. THANKS Eli! Now all we have to do is find a time when he can learn to climb! And yes, Will, it was up to 106 on Satu...
by pattyjenkins1
Tue Jun 19, 2012 9:01 am
Forum: Wildlife and Wildlife Encounters
Topic: Barred Owls
Replies: 6
Views: 2072

Re: Barred Owls

My guess--recently fledged. Sweet!
by pattyjenkins1
Mon May 21, 2012 2:56 pm
Forum: Art: Music and Song
Topic: "The Great Animal Orchestra"
Replies: 1
Views: 1000

"The Great Animal Orchestra"

For Michael G., Andrew, and others interested in sound recordings: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/15/books/review/the-great-animal-orchestra-by-bernie-krause.html?nl=books&emc=edit_bk_20120413 "The Great Animal Orchestra: Finding the Origins of Music in the World's Wild Places" by Bernie Krause, a r...
by pattyjenkins1
Thu May 17, 2012 7:52 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Insect repellants
Replies: 1
Views: 470

Re: Insect repellants

I'm allergic to insect bites of all kinds, but don't want to use DEET. I use a product called "Repel Lemon-Eucalyptus," which is a plant-based repellent for mosquitos and deer ticks. You have to re-apply it after about 6 hours, but it does work, smells good, and is much less harsh than DEET. You can...
by pattyjenkins1
Thu Apr 26, 2012 11:36 am
Forum: Connecticut
Topic: White pine climb with Michael Gatonska
Replies: 14
Views: 6981

Re: White pine climb with Michael Gatonska

Just imagine what a wood thrush would add!
psj
by pattyjenkins1
Tue Apr 24, 2012 12:22 pm
Forum: Native Tree Society
Topic: Taking stock and making wishes
Replies: 8
Views: 2823

Re: Taking stock and making wishes

Yes, Andrew deserves ALOT of credit here. Thanks, AJ!!
October 7-13, 2013. We'll be so happy to have you, Bob! More details to come. Thanks for your comments.
by pattyjenkins1
Tue Apr 24, 2012 10:03 am
Forum: Native Tree Society
Topic: Taking stock and making wishes
Replies: 8
Views: 2823

Re: Taking stock and making wishes

Hello all, Bob's "wish list" provokes me to write about the potential contribution that Tree Climbers International can make to furthering the work of NTS and tree/canopy research. First-- As some of you know, I have begun to take TCI in the direction of "citizen science" with an eye toward getting ...
by pattyjenkins1
Wed Mar 28, 2012 1:05 pm
Forum: Georgia
Topic: Cooper Creek WMA, GA
Replies: 24
Views: 6515

Re: Cooper Creek WMA, GA

We're just waiting for Eli to have some time to get into a basic tree climbing class. Imagine what he'll report from the treetops!
by pattyjenkins1
Sat Mar 03, 2012 3:39 pm
Forum: Post Here First - Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member - Patty Jenkins
Replies: 8
Views: 2394

New member - Patty Jenkins

Hi everyone. I'm the director of Tree Climbers International, which my husband Peter started in 1983. The tallest tree I climbed was a Sitka spruce on the west coast of Washington State; we slept at 167 feet. I haven't climbed since then (I'm a person who walks on crutches due to having had polio at...

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