December 11, 2013

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December 07, 2013

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White-breasted Nuthatch. Named so for their ability to crack seeds open by placing one in a crevice and breaking it open with their beak.

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November 29, 2013

DSC_0226_sm A black-capped chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) with crumbs. To get these shots I set up the camera close to the feeder, set to take a photo every two minutes. After a few hours outside I had close-ups of avian visitors. DSC_0222_sm

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November 28, 2013

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Jade plant blooms for the first time in it’s 7th year.

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November 17, 2013

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A downy woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) visits our new suet feeder.

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November 12, 2013

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First snowfall of the season decorates withered goldenrod.

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October 20, 2013

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Fall colors.

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A surprising passenger.

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October 19, 2013

DSC_0016_smStone wall in ECSU forest. Student researchers are investigating how the small rodent habitat provided by the stone walls affects the seed consumption rate, in turn shaping the local ecology.

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October 18, 2013

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Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, CA.

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October 10, 2013

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