Thursday, January 29, 2015

Around the Village in Photos: January 22-28, 2015

Food Chain

BRRussel Sprouts

Wasp Hive

Meadow Vole Tracks

Vole Hole

Before the Blizzard of 2015 and then...

Only a Few Inches in Round Lake

White-breasted Nuthatch

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Around the Village in Photos: January 15-21, 2015

Hoar Frost on Peck Ave. Stream

Milkweed Pod

Frozen Lake

Game Time

Bergamot Seed Head Eaten by Gold Finches

Staghorn Sumac Fruit Enjoyed by Robins and Bluebirds

Red Squirrel's Dining Spot

Gnome Home

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Snow Sculpting

After a snowfall, I love to see how the snow has settled in the woods. These pictures were taken in the pine forest at the end of Peck Avenue on January 16, 2015. It snowed several inches the day before.
Dustings and Coatings

Leaf Clings

Branch Bling

Topped Off

Red Pine

White Pine Needles and Cones

Red Pine Bark

Leaf Catchers

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Around the Village in Pictures: January 8-14, 2015

Northern Mockingbird on Ames Avenue

Hidden Hellebore

Junco Roundabout

They Live! At the Children's Garden

Grasses in the Garden

Paper Wasp Nest off Zim Smith Trail South

Male Pileated Woodpecker at South Lawn

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Around the Village in Photos: January 1-7, 2015

Dead Squirrel in Tree Hole Schoolhouse Park

Dark-eyed Junco in my Yard

Barred Owl along Connector Trail off Zim-Smith Trail

Rock Wall on Prospect Avenue

Willow Branch on South Lawn

Snow Snag in Peck Avenue Woods

Chilly House Finch in my Yard