Taylor Creek: April 11, 2017

14 degrees and overcast at the start.

Bird Highlight: Wood Duck

Wood Duck

Botany Highlight: Colt’s Foot

Colt’s Foot (Tussilago farfara)

Species list: Canada goose, mallard, wood duck, ring-billed gull, northern flicker, hairy woodpecker, downy woodpecker, black-capped chickadee, white-breasted nuthatch, American robin, hermit thrush, house sparrow, red-winged blackbird, brown-headed cowbird, northern cardinal, house finch, American goldfinch, dark-eyed junco, song sparrow. (19 species)

Tartarian Honeysuckle (Lonicera tatarica)

Wild Red Raspberry (Rubus strigosus)

Song Sparrow

Smooth White Violet (Viola pallens)

Motherwort (Leonurus cardiac)

European Black Alder (Alnus glutinosa)

Red-winged Blackbird (female)

Hazelnut Tree (Corylus avellana)

Miles Hearn

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