Tim Kiser's photos with the down

Tree grille becoming overgrown.

Tree grille becoming overgrown.
Massive tree grille for a skinny tree.

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In Schenectady, New York, on August 29th, 2016, in Riverside Park at the north end of North Ferry Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
SB435.5 Ornament…
Added on November 22, 2016

Clump of waterplant.

Clump of waterplant.
In East Lansing, Michigan, on July 9th, 2015, in a pond at the W.J. Beal Botanical Garden on the campus of Michigan State University.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
QK105 Freshwater plants—United States—Pictorial works…
Added on August 19, 2016

"No, no, no!" I yelled as I stamped my feet and clapped my hands sharply.

"No, no, no!" I yelled as I stamped my feet and clapped my hands sharply.
"Get out of here, you dirty geese!"

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Along a channel separating Whitefish Island from St. Mary's Island in the St. Marys River:
• as viewed from the Attikamek Trail...
• at the Whitefish Island National Historic Site of Canada...…
Added on October 30, 2016

Bouquet of flowers.

Bouquet of flowers.
The striped ones are oranges-n-creme flavored. No I'm just kidding.

Running around plucking up the little flags that utility workers use to mark the locations of underground utility lines is more than a prank: it is terrorism.

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S…
Added on December 18, 2016

Moss garden for an urban sidewalk.

Moss garden for an urban sidewalk.
In downtown Toledo, Ohio, on November 14th, 2015, on the west side of North Ontario Street, south of Adams Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
QK537 Mosses—Pictorial works.
SB435.5 Trees in cities—United States—Pict…
Added on November 22, 2016

Soft!

Soft!
In Tawas City, Michigan, on July 26th, 2015, on the grounds of the Tawas City Soccer/Baseball Complex on the west side of 10th Avenue.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
QK495.G74 Grasses—United States—Pictorial works.
QK1…
Added on October 30, 2016

Spiral galaxy of algae with little bits of trash floating on top!

Spiral galaxy of algae with little bits of trash floating on top!
I dare you to eat it!

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In Turner Township in Arenac County, Michigan, on July 26th, 2015, the east bank of the Au Gres River as viewed from the north side of Twining Road.

The Au Gres River flows to Lake Huron.

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Added on October 31, 2016

I found a Fruit of the Loom waistband on a beach!

I found a Fruit of the Loom waistband on a beach!
Did the owner die in nearby Lake Huron?

Back in Minneapolis I used to know a person named "Fruity DeLeem," and I always laughed at the similarity to the underwear brandname.

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In Rogers Township in Presque Isle County, Michigan, o…
Added on October 31, 2016

Parabola of groundcover plant.

Parabola of groundcover plant.
During Pavement Heat Giveoff Events (PHGEs) in calm wind conditions, samples of air taken 1 m above the viney island have been found to be cooled by 1°C, relative to air samples taken 1 m above adjacent paved areas.

This species of plant does not have a…
Added on May 26, 2016

Small retaining wall for a stormdrain.

Small retaining wall for a stormdrain.
Autumn leaves and litter collect at the grate but not gravel, which is prevented from avalanching toward the drain by a curving wall of larger rocks. That ought to work for awhile.

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In Battle Creek, Michigan, on October 11th, 2014…
Added on October 20, 2015

Were these waterlilies trying to tell me "We are healthy!"?

Were these waterlilies trying to tell me "We are healthy!"?
I don't know!

That aside, the waterlilies had arranged themselves clumsily. And gotten duckweed on them.

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In Sebewaing, Michigan, on September 27th, 2014, the Sebewaing River in Sebewaing County Park.

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Li…
Added on September  6, 2015

Bouquet of creeping phlox and dandelions with blades of grass and misc garden leaves.

Bouquet of creeping phlox and dandelions with blades of grass and misc garden leaves.
I'd like to see a skilled Arranger reproduce this in a vase.

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In Detroit, Michigan, on May 11th, 2013, outside the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory in Belle Isle Park.

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Library of Congress classification…
Added on April  4, 2015

Here was the Niles Light Department, as the pavement began to dry.

Here was the Niles Light Department, as the pavement began to dry.
The pavement was damp.

JA ❤s TM is what I think is being implied here.

I like to tell people that one thing that makes me special as a person is that I like to tell people that I love light.

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In downtown Niles, Ohio, on June 21s…
Added on September  4, 2015

♫ S!-A!-T!-U!-R!-D!-A!-Y! Night! ♫

♫ S!-A!-T!-U!-R!-D!-A!-Y! Night! ♫
This next song is about an orange-and-white construction barrel, a Sharpie, a pothole, and an employee of a municipal sewer department.

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In downtown Bay City, Michigan, on May 25th, 2013, on the east side of Saginaw Street between…
Added on April  3, 2015

The A is way way too far from the u.

The A is way way too far from the u.
Hundreds of people in each of x number of years have noticed this.

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In downtown New Iberia, Louisiana, on July 12th, 2014, on the west side of East Main Street (Louisiana Highway 182), south of Iberia Street.

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Added on December 16, 2014

WATER of circles and holes in a cracks area.

WATER of circles and holes in a cracks area.
The manhole lid is LIGHTLY PAVED.

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In Kansas City, Missouri, on October 25th, 2014, at the northeast corner of Wyandotte Street and West 36th Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
TD696 Manhol…
Added on November 15, 2014

Impartment of an algal stink and sliminess to these waters.

Impartment of an algal stink and sliminess to these waters.
Yuck!, I would never want to dip my face into that.

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North of Rutherford Beach in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, on July 13th, 2014, in a canal on the east side of Parish Road 359.

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Library of Congress classif…
Added on October  3, 2014

Mud-slickened riverbank cinderblocks.

Mud-slickened riverbank cinderblocks.
Plus mussels.

People suffer terrible ankle-twist injuries when they try to make their way across the slanted surfaces of the slippery cinderblocks. Their feet slip into the blocks' hollow centers and become caught there.

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In Gran…
Added on October  2, 2014