Content about nature

Wool Sewer Gall

May 2, 2017
 Cotton Candy Plant, a.k.a. the Wool Sower Gall, on an Oak sapling.
Anita Gould, [CC BY-NC 2.0] via Flickr

This appropriately named gall occurs in White Oak trees.

A juvenile Red Tailed Hawk.
Brocken Inaglory [CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons]

A tale of two birds.

Rudy shares some of the sights from a recent nature walk.

Atamasco Lily

Apr 24, 2017
Atamasco Lily (Rain Lily), Badin Upland Swamp, Uwharrie National Forest, North Carolina.
Wasrts, via Wikimedia

Not really a lily, this plant is a member of the Amaryllis family.

Slime Molds

Apr 21, 2017
The "Scrambled Egg" slime mold.
Siga [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

These fungi are mobile at first, then they settle down to reproduce.