What in the Woods is That?
November 22nd 2017
Spotted on a Christmas tree farm, it’s taller than many of the young trees and still standing straight in late November. What is this plant?
November 10th 2017
What happened to these beech trees?
October 26th 2017
A wheelbarrow full of small chunks generated while working up a load of log-length firewood. This byproduct probably wouldn’t have existed 10 years ago. What are they and what changed?
October 13th 2017
What caused this digging in the woods? Hint: The photographer took the picture from a safe distance.
September 29th 2017
These two Vermont trees are growing just a few feet apart. Can you tell us what species each is?
September 15th 2017
Jeannette Segale came across this yellow substance in early August in her back woods in Huntington, Vermont. Do you know what it is?
September 1st 2017
This plant was observed in thickets in the Champlain Valley of Vermont. What is it?
August 18th 2017
This week, a WITPIT (What In The Pond Is That?). Ben Haubrich spotted this organism attached to the bottom (about a foot deep) of Scoby Pond in New Hampshire while out kayaking with friends. He pulled it up to get a good photo. “And we did find others, in fact…
August 4th 2017
We found this tasty-looking polypore growing on an oak stump while picking low-bush blues in mid-July. What is it?
July 21st 2017
Penelope Harris recently came across these on the underside of one of the leaves of a wild pagoda Dogwood on her property in northern Vermont. She knows what they are, do you?