What in the Woods is That?
November 9th 2018
An apple tree with compound leaves? What’s going on here?
October 26th 2018
This worn, round stone stands out among its irregular peers. What’s the story behind it?
October 12th 2018
This still photo captures an action scene spotted by George Thomas in Littleton, New Hampshire. Do you know what is powering this stick boat?
September 28th 2018
What are these round, ¼- to 3/8-inch-diameter objects scattered on the ground in this enriched northern hardwood forest? It’s not rabbit scat, and no one dropped a jar of capers.
September 14th 2018
Demery Coppola of Guilford, Connecticut, found this leaf on the Saint Michael’s College campus in Vermont during her Environmental Science lab. Do you know what’s on its underside?
August 31st 2018
What do these three trees have in common? And can you name each: left, center, right?
August 17th 2018
These ferns were observed recently growing on/near calcareous rock. Do you know what species of fern this is?
August 3rd 2018
What are these small, skinny, pale green objects scattered on the forest floor?
July 18th 2018
What’s using this beech tree as a den?
July 6th 2018
Thanks to Felicia Harris for sending along this photo. First, a hint: It’s not a bird you’re likely to find in the forest. So now for a two-part quiz: Do you know what bird it is? And can you tell why it’s on this pebbly surface?