What in the Woods is That?
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…
September 4th 2009
This maple leaf seems covered with Nerds candy. A quick taste reveals the bumps in question are anything but sweet. What in the woods is it?
August 28th 2009
This curious-looking insect rests on a black-eyed Susan. What kind of bug is it? Common name is fine.
August 21st 2009
These oddities are draped across a cliff face. What in the woods is this?
August 14th 2009
This peculiar, purple object was seen hanging near a campground in the Adirondacks. What is it?