What in the Woods is That?
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?
June 22nd 2018
These three trees (left, center, right) each have scars facing each other. Why?
June 8th 2018
This depression was observed shortly after the snow melted in a small opening in the woods of the Green Mountains. What is it?
May 24th 2018
This time we have a cross between Where’s Waldo? and Battleship. There’s a woodcock nesting in this photo by Sandy Dannis. Can you tell us which box (number/letter) it’s in?
May 11th 2018
This spring-flowering plant is fairly common in the Northeast, though it may not be recognizable yet. What plant is it? (The common name for the species is acceptable.)
April 27th 2018
One last (hopefully) snow scene. A reader happened upon this stirred up patch of bloody snow last weekend on a backcountry ski high in the Green Mountains. What do you suppose caused this commotion? Look carefully and you’ll spot a few clues left behind.
April 13th 2018
A scene in crusty-snow. What are the objects on top of the snow and why are they concentrated in a line?
March 30th 2018
Sandy Dannis spotted this strange snow scene in Dalton, New Hampshire. What are we looking at here?
March 16th 2018
What explains the unusual growths on this tree?