|A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability, and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.|
|~Aldo Leopold ~|
Photo: Mike Habeck.
Black walnut produces copious quantities of large nuts with fleshy green coats. The steady rain of walnuts from a large tree in the fall can dent vehicles and bruise crania; attempts to peel and open one of the nuts will leave you with stained hands.