The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, May 2, 2003


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Most cycling and in-line skating enthusiasts in our area know about the Minuteman Commuter Bikeway. For those of us who don't, this rail trail is a paved, 12-foot-wide, 11-mile path built in 1992 over the old Lexington Branch commuter railroad between Bedford and west Cambridge. Beginning just down the road from Carlisle, on South Street off Routes 4 and 225 ...more

Name: Dryocopus pileatus, or Pileated Woodpecker, a.k.a. Northern Pileated Woodpecker. The species name, pileatus, means crested. ...more

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