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White Sage Salvia apiana

Date

September 20, 2012

Description

I love the smell of white sage.

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Common Side-blotched Lizard Uta stansburiana

Date

September 28, 2012

Description

Found this lizard in the willow community of Eaton Canyon.

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California Broomsage Lepidospartum squamatum

Date

September 20, 2012

Description

Scale-broom appears to be very common in the alluvial scrub communities of Eaton Canyon. I noticed several bees feeding from the nectar of this plant. You can see a few of them in this picture if you look close enough.

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cudweed Genus Pseudognaphalium

Date

September 20, 2012

Description

The alluvial scrub community in Eaton Canyon had a few of these very noticeable white everlasting plants.

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Century Plant Agave americana

Date

September 27, 2012

Description

Saw a group of these Agaves in the alluvial scrub community. Very large in size but they appear to be in very poor health. Perhaps some rain could help?

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Assassin Bugs Family Reduviidae

Date

September 27, 2012

Description

Found this beautiful bug in the Riparian community of Eaton Canyon.

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Castor Oil Plant Ricinus communis

Date

September 27, 2012

Description

Found this Castor near the trail as I was heading up to the waterfall. Appeared to be the only one in sight located in the alluvial scrub community.

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western sycamore Platanus racemosa

Date

September 20, 2012

Description

Found a small sycamore growing under the shadows of the willow community.

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chaparral yucca Hesperoyucca whipplei

Date

September 20, 2012

Description

Found a few of these chaparral yucca in the alluvial scrub community of Eaton Canyon.

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California Buckwheat Eriogonum fasciculatum

Date

September 20, 2012

Description

California buckwheat is abundant in Eaton Canyon and very common in the alluvial scrub community.

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September 6, 2012

Description

I found several of these water beetles in the riparian community of Eaton Canyon.

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Raccoon Procyon lotor

Date

September 6, 2012

Place

Duarte, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Saw this beautiful raccoon wandering around my neighborhood looking for water and food after a very hot day.

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Narrow-winged Damselflies Family Coenagrionidae

Date

September 6, 2012

Description

Found what appears to be an Argia bipunctulata as I hiked towards the waterfall. Also known as a seepage dancer.

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