In Walking,Thoreau writes:
“I derive more of my subsistence from the native swamps which surround my native town than from the cultivated gardens in the village.”
We have few swamps around Omaha – even fewer than when I was a small boy sauntering wildly on summer days. But we do have a wild place from which to derive our subsistence. Come and saunter with us at Hitchcock Nature Center on Saturday mornings in July. See details under the Summer Saunters post below.