Ted Levin

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Ted Levin is a nature writer and photographer. His latest book is America's Snake: The Rise and Fall of the Timber Rattlesnake, University of Chicago Press, May, 2016.

Levin: Oriole Nest

Jun 20, 2013

The Ompompanoosuc River has two branches: East and West, which arise on separate hills in Vershire. The West branch passes through Strafford; the East through West Fairlee. They merge behind Union Village Dam in Thetford Center.

Levin: Snake Surgery

Jun 3, 2013

I imagine that seeing an anesthetized timber rattlesnake on veterinarian Scott MacLachlan’s operating table in Poultney must be a little like seeing Pavarotti in his pajamas.

Levin: Southern Trip

Apr 24, 2013

At first glance, the pinelands of southern Georgia appear to be the exact opposite of the hardwoods of Vermont. Along the coastal plain west of Savannah, Georgia is flat, sandy, and fire prone.

Levin: The Bear Man

Jan 22, 2013

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