But, if there is a silver lining in this summer, it is this. My job has taken me to the natural areas that I have failed to see in nearly eight years of living in southern IL. And that is something I will never regret. This job is just what I needed this summer.
Lusk Creek Canyon
I actually do work. That's me eradicating garlic mustard.
Sitting atop Stoneface.
All in all, it's been a fun summer. Too bad about the research.