Post-Journal, 27 Sep 2016 17:56:25 EDTTue, 27 Sep 2016 17:56:25 EDT The Algae River son wanted only one big thing for his birthday - a canoe trip. How he came to this conclusion in his first grade sized brain is beyond me, but we happily rented a canoe for a morning on the Conewango Creek and went for a canoe tri.Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe October Skies tiny planet Mercury rises due east about 6 a.m. as October begins. Look for it very low along the horizon, quite far below the bright star Regulus.Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTAudubon Trail Guides To Lead Tours Oct. 7-8's Note: This is an adaptation of an article that first appeared in 2013. I saw a mouse in the kitchen the other day. Out from underneath a cookie sheet cooling on the stove popped a little furry head.Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTProtect Wildlife, Animals can be a conservationist. It requires no special training or education. A few dollars or a little time is all it takes. Conservation begins with preserving land because there is no more being made.Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTCWC Conservation Activities Update a land trust, the Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy works with landowners and agency partners to conserve lands of the highest ecological, hydrological and scenic value throughout Chautauqua Count.Sun, 18 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT