Golden Aster Heterotheca sessilflora ssp echioides. Open grasslands. Only know stand on the Preserve
right in the creek bottom
my first bloom of the season.
Eastern shoreline. 2 males, 2 females
On the edge of chaparral along the fire road. Heard before seen
Near the EcoCenter
Road/path next to landing strip
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.