What in the Woods is That?

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    Tiptoe Trees

    April 28th 2017

    We recently came across two trees (in one case a group of trees) perched up off the ground. What’s the cause of this phenomenon?

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    Mystery in Rouge

    April 14th 2017

    We found this pretty bolt in our firewood pile. Alright wood geeks, what species is it?

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    No Place Like Home

    March 31st 2017

    Home sweet home. What animal lives here?

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    Confounding Cones

    March 17th 2017

    A two-part question: What type of cones are these, and why are they in a pile?

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    Tree MD

    March 2nd 2017

    This tree has a disease. What’s your diagnosis?

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    Log Spill

    February 17th 2017

    What is spilling out of this log? (Thanks to Bonnie Pease for the photo.)

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    Game Cam Apparition

    February 2nd 2017

    A game camera captured this animal shape on a beaver dam in late January. What animal is it?

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    Miniscule Mystery

    January 20th 2017

    Christina Erickson came upon masses of these tiny black creatures in the woods in Charlotte, Vermont, just after Thanksgiving. What are they?

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    Mushroom Madness

    January 6th 2017

    Cheryl Cullion came across this unusual mushroom in Intervale, New Hampshire. We’re wondering, what caused it to grow like this?

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    Stumped

    December 22nd 2016

    What is happening to the top of this stump? Clue: It is part of a long row of white spruce planted together decades ago and more recently thinned by removing every other tree. Thanks to Kyle Mason for the photos.