Beechwood \ Don Valley: Tuesday, August 30, 2016

25 degrees and sunny at the start

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Bird Highlight: Mallard
Mallard

Mallard

Botany Highlight: Tansy

Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)

Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)

Species list: great blue heron, double-crested cormorant, mallard, belted kingfisher, blue jay, black-capped chickadee, cedar waxwing, warbling vireo, northern cardinal, American goldfinch.  (10 species)
Monarch Butterfly egg on Milkweed leaf

Monarch Butterfly egg on Milkweed leaf

White Snakeroot (Ageratina altissima)

White Snakeroot (Ageratina altissima)

Riverbank Grape (Vitis riparia)

Riverbank Grape (Vitis riparia)

May Apple (Podophyllum peltatum)

May Apple (Podophyllum peltatum)

Japanese Knotweed (Fallopia japonica)

Japanese Knotweed (Fallopia japonica)

Staghorn Sumac (Rhus typhina)

Staghorn Sumac (Rhus typhina)

Black Raspberry (Prunus occidentalis)

Black Raspberry (Prunus occidentalis)

Choke Cherry (Prunus virginiana)

Choke Cherry (Prunus virginiana)

White Campion ((Silene latifolia)

White Campion ((Silene latifolia)

Miles Hearn

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