Beechwood \ Don Valley: Saturday, April 30, 2016

6 degrees and sunny at the start.
Beechwood \ Don Valley

Beechwood \ Don Valley

Bird Highlight: tree swallow
Tree Swallow

Tree Swallow

Botany Highlight: trout lily

Trout Lily (Erythronium americanum)

Trout Lily (Erythronium americanum)

Species list: mallard, wood duck, red-tailed hawk, turkey vulture, killdeer, ring-billed gull, mourning dove, northern flicker, downy woodpecker, tree swallow, blue jay, black-capped chickadee, white-breasted nuthatch, American robin, hermit thrush, ruby-crowned kinglet, blue-grey gnatcatcher, red-winged blackbird, common grackle, brown-headed cowbird, northern cardinal, house finch, American goldfinch, song sparrow. (24 species)

White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

May Apple (Podophyllum peltatum)

May Apple (Podophyllum peltatum)

Zigzag Goldenrod (Solidago flexicaulis)

Zigzag Goldenrod (Solidago flexicaulis)

Virginia Waterleaf (Hydrophyllum virginianum)

Virginia Waterleaf (Hydrophyllum virginianum)

Eastern Cottonwood (Populus deltoides)

Eastern Cottonwood (Populus deltoides)

Early Meadowrue (Thalictrum dioicum)

Early Meadowrue (Thalictrum dioicum)

Bloodroot (Sanguinaria canadensis)

Bloodroot (Sanguinaria canadensis)

Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum)

Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum)

april-30

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s