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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 72 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 31 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 57 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 29 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 32 Recommends
A few days ago, I happened upon a Green Heron hunting for his lunch. Green Herons are much more shy than other herons and egrets, so when he saw me watching him he froze completely still for a good ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 56 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 06:00 AM PDT with 45 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
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 34 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
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 25 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
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 31 Recommends
May 3, 2015 Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge We were met by a guard bird: There are a couple of nice trails created just for humans at the Nisqually National ...
by Elizaveta
Comment Count 53 comments on Sat May 09, 2015 at 06:00 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 matching mole
Comment Count 50 comments on Sun May 10, 2015 at 11:10 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
Seeing no Daily Bucket and itching to post more links I see in my online neighborhood of the NW Coast..here tis. As usual, haha, you don't need my permission to use this as an open thread ...
by KenBee
Comment Count 77 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 06:30 AM PDT with 40 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
I wrote up this bucket of baby birds a week ago after returning from Belize, and then got involved in some personal family "nesting"...my daughter "hatched out" her own nestling on Saturday. It ...
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 101 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 07:05 AM PDT with 35 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
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
I was a little surprised to find adult Golden Silk Orb Weaver Spiders during one of my walks this week. I don't usually start seeing them until the middle of May. I suspect the unusually warm April ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 88 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Photos from a recent walk at Sawgrass Lake Park in St Pete FL: The Daily Bucket is a regular series from the Backyard Science group. Here we talk about Mother Nature in all her glory, especially ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 55 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
I took advantage of a spring minus tide to explore an interesting historical feature along the Bellingham waterfront and to investigate how the intertidal denizens were faring in and around this ...
by RonK
Comment Count 73 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 07:28 AM PDT with 50 Recommends