Things are still pretty quiet around the preserve, but the fun thing about nature is that it is always changing so you never know what you are going to discover on a given day. Yesterday turned out to be a day of curiosities. The picture below is the first mystery.
The mystery. What kind of bird was it and what happened? A closer look at the feathers and zooming in to the large feather in the picture below revealed part of the mystery.
|Walking Fern- note the long tips|
So as you can see, even during the January thaw, there are curiosities and mysteries to unravel in the winter woods.
Posted by Tom