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of SphagnumWikispecies-logo.svgCommons-logo.svg Sphagnum. The dead SphagnumWikispecies-logo.svgCommons-logo.svg Sphagnum made a vertical wall 1 ½ to 2 ft high all around the lagoons.

Sep 3 – 05Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg September 3, 1905

It cleared in the night and west wind cleared away the clouds as well as the smoke of DenverCommons-logo.svgOpenstreetmap logo.svg Denver, Colorado smelters which had drifted in on the SE wind. Arose at 7:45. Markman started up lake to collect insect larva in a pool near the Goose Lake damCommons-logo.svgOpenstreetmap logo.svg Goose Lake Dam. At 9:10 Frank and I started for the train to meet John . At last creek crossing at 10 a.m. and at siding at 11:10, only stopping for water twice. Saw several hawksWikispecies-logo.svgCommons-logo.svg hawk and collected some butterfliesWikispecies-logo.svgCommons-logo.svg butterfly and mothsWikispecies-logo.svgCommons-logo.svg moth. Stratus clouds scattered through the sky. Wind SE. Very warm in sun but breeze tempers suns rays and makes a coat comfortable in the shade. Train again so late as to afford ample opportunity for philosophic meditation upon the motives which inspire railroad people to advertise time which they do not expect to make except under rare circumstances. Train arrived at 1:05, 1 h 35 min. late. I carried the water melon in the pack and Frank