Bell ringer days relaying a quiet message
WATSON -- Venus and a crescent moon hold court in a star-filled sky, and a red blush on the horizon gives promise of day break to come.
Dave Trauba is already out of the pickup truck, miles from home and surrounded in all directions by open grasslands.
There is a wild chorus of bird song greeting the coming of day, and as the inhabitants announce their presence he jots down notes.
He is taking roll call.
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