very small, single fungus in back yard. 12mm diameter at top, 8mm depth of cup. No fruiting bodies (eggs) in the cup which confused me.
Golden Aster Heterotheca sessilflora ssp echioides. Open grasslands. Only know stand on the Preserve
my first bloom of the season.
right in the creek bottom
On the edge of chaparral along the fire road. Heard before seen
Eastern shoreline. 2 males, 2 females
Road/path next to landing strip
Near the EcoCenter
On power pole
Tracks in a sandy area just above the willows. Noted at least a dozen or more tracks.
first of the season. Unusually dry for this time of year. last big rain was December of 2012, a year ago. Less than 4" since then.