Comments on: Salt of the Earth http://www.fragmentsfromfloyd.com/environment/education/salt-of-the-earth/ Photos and Front Porch Musing from Floyd County Virginia Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:25:02 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 By: catehttp://www.fragmentsfromfloyd.com/environment/education/salt-of-the-earth/comment-page-1/#comment-91941 Fri, 18 Jan 2013 12:23:35 +0000 http://www.fragmentsfromfloyd.com/?p=8781#comment-91941 … and the deer here love salt, Fred, we have been putting it out for them.

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By: Lisa Uotinenhttp://www.fragmentsfromfloyd.com/environment/education/salt-of-the-earth/comment-page-1/#comment-91940 Fri, 18 Jan 2013 12:11:41 +0000 http://www.fragmentsfromfloyd.com/?p=8781#comment-91940 So glad I found your blog. I love it. Good writing about what I’m interested in– the environment, nature, in southwest Virginia! Thank you for sharing and I look forward to checking in with you during the week.

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By: Kathyhttp://www.fragmentsfromfloyd.com/environment/education/salt-of-the-earth/comment-page-1/#comment-91858 Wed, 16 Jan 2013 16:29:06 +0000 http://www.fragmentsfromfloyd.com/?p=8781#comment-91858 Italian dam walking ibex. Wow!

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By: Doug Thompsonhttp://www.fragmentsfromfloyd.com/environment/education/salt-of-the-earth/comment-page-1/#comment-91853 Wed, 16 Jan 2013 14:09:22 +0000 http://www.fragmentsfromfloyd.com/?p=8781#comment-91853 The valley where Roanoke is now located used to have natural salt deposits that attracted animals, which also attracted hunters and trappers, which is how the area became Big Lick (or Big Salt Lick in some cases). Any residual salt deposits are probably covered by asphalt now.

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