What in the Woods is That?
November 12th 2009
A few years back, a group of amateur history buffs spent the better part of two days dragging an enormous hunk of metal off a densely wooded mountain in southern Vermont. The area is referred to on topo maps as the “McIntyre Job” – the site of a big lumber…
November 6th 2009
Driftwood? Nope. What in the woods could this be?
October 29th 2009
What caused the scar on this sugar maple tree?
October 23rd 2009
Susan Elliott, a member of the Rutland County Audubon Society took this photo while bird monitoring in the Pomainville Wildlife Management Area in Pittsford, VT. What in the woods is it?
October 16th 2009
Last winter, Jason Selden and family were coming down a hillside in Chelsea, Vermont when a member of the group spotted something odd in an apple tree. Selden snapped this picture of the animal. What is it?
October 9th 2009
This selection of fallen leaves was gathered near our office in Corinth, Vermont. Name all six species.
October 2nd 2009
These sparkling stones(?) were found in a southern Vermont trout stream. What are they?
September 25th 2009
Depending on the time of year, the seeds from this plant can be green or red. What in the woods is it?
September 18th 2009
No, it’s not an alien life-form; and that’s all the help I’m giving you. What in the woods is it?
September 11th 2009
Dave Anderson was hiking along a telephone line right-of-way near Long Pond in Lempster, New Hampshire, when he noticed a telephone pole that was completely snapped off and was hanging suspended from its wires. A closer look revealed several other poles had significant structural damage. The site was remote enough…