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After a lovely 5 day weekend, I'm back with news of the wilds of upstate New York. Flowers are blooming, bees are buzzing and birds are hatching! Follow me below the orange nest for fantastic photos ...
by Attack Gardener
Comment Count 52 comments on Thu May 28, 2015 at 09:30 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
Southeastern Wisconsin I readily admit that I am charmed by the often misunderstood Opossum. This infatuation has motivated us to set up a few HD cameras around the property, in order to record the ...
by Critter Farm
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu May 28, 2015 at 09:10 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
I have mentioned in previous conversations that a large snake has been living in my basement. The snake itself had eluded observation, but there were plenty of pieces of shed skins to convince me ...
by foresterbob
Comment Count 148 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 05:05 AM PDT with 84 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you. Insects, weather, meteorites, climate, birds ...
by enhydra lutris
Comment Count 52 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 10:17 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
What is a weed? According to my friend, Merriam Webster, it is "a (1) : a plant that is not valued where it is growing and is usually of vigorous growth; especially one that tends to overgrow or ...
by Elizaveta
Comment Count 90 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 10:14 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Sawgrass Lake is a wildlife refuge right in the middle of the city of St Petersburg FL. It is one of my favorite places to spend an afternoon, since it has a variety of wildlife and plants. Here are ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri May 29, 2015 at 06:00 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Florida is of course famous for its sandy sunny beaches. Most people assume that this sand comes from broken and crushed coral, and for a small portion of the state that is true. But for most of ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 43 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 06:00 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you. Insects, weather, meteorites, climate, birds ...
by enhydra lutris
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun May 17, 2015 at 08:23 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
The larger of the two butterflyweed clusters in my yard is now in full bloom. As I have lamented before, the showy plant rarely attracts butterflies here. Bees love it, though. According to the USDA,
by foresterbob
Comment Count 73 comments on Sat May 16, 2015 at 08:06 AM PDT with 56 Recommends
At the beginning of May, Mr. Watt and I went up to the Sol Duc valley in the Olympic National Park. Among other things, the ferns along the trail to Sol Duc Falls were just coming up. So, I ...
by Milly Watt
Comment Count 58 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
At the end of March, I reported on my discovery of a local preserved patch of PNW prairie. I returned a month later on April 29th and there were some big changes. What I was hoping to see was a ...
by Milly Watt
Comment Count 88 comments on Thu May 14, 2015 at 08:00 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group.  It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you.  Rain, sun, wind...insects, birds, flowers......
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 90 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 50 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group.  It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you.  Rain, sun, wind...insects, birds, flowers......
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 51 comments on Mon May 18, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Put this together a while back...nothing very dramatic (well maybe it was for them), photos not great, very common bird and all, but I liked the moment. And we have no bucket yet today, so - The ...
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 67 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 10:54 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group.  It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you.  Rain, sun, wind...insects, birds, flowers......
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 86 comments on Fri May 15, 2015 at 07:05 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
- Curious about something you saw while walking in the woods? Spot the coolest bug ever? The prettiest flower and butterfly? Stumble on a rock and found a fossil? Or was it? This is the place to ...
by PHScott
Comment Count 51 comments on Mon May 11, 2015 at 06:54 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Gooseville, WI Male Tree Swallows Tachycineta bicolor in a territorial dispute over a prime nestbox.
by Polly Syllabic
Comment Count 69 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 06:30 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group.  It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you.  Rain, sun, wind...insects, birds, flowers......
by matching mole
Comment Count 50 comments on Sun May 10, 2015 at 11:10 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group.  It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you.  Rain, sun, wind...insects, birds, flowers......
by matching mole
Comment Count 54 comments on Fri May 08, 2015 at 10:42 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group.  It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you.  Rain, sun, wind...insects, birds, flowers......
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 80 comments on Thu May 07, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 33 Recommends