May May showers bring June flowers
May 2, 2002
It's May! It's May!
That is usually one of the most wonderful of all months in the beautiful Bear Paws because that is one of the best months to get rains and snows. In this year of an all-too-short runoff time, what we need now is rain or snow and plenty of it. What runoff we had did just that run off. What didn't sank right into parched ground and really was not even noticeable. Remember that we are fighting three years of drought, so if we have a normal year this year, it is going to take a couple more to make up for what we have lost. Maybe more.
For now, though, back to May. Denizens o...