Recognizing the Signs of Spring

When the tufted titmouse sings, and the spring azure butterfly appears, spring cannot be far behind. Also discusses the history of St. Patrick's Day.



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Few small birds have a voice so amazingly loud as the tufted titmouse.
PHOTO: MOTHER EARTH NEWS STAFF
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The tiny spring azure butterfly is one of the first to appear after winter is done.
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