the fungus was growing on the trunk of a big leaf maple. the fungus also had rings that progressively got lighter as it got farther from the center.
This time of year there are no leaves and buds are starting to show bright green.
It looks like a gull feather but I'm not sure which one.
A very large mushroom. (about 8 inches wide for the larger one)
Growing with moss and dead leaves, by itself. Also seen growing in groups and on logs.
mushroom with teeth
the mushroom has a black/very dark green, fuzzy stalk and a smooth white tip. the fungus was growing on a twig that had fallen off of a big leaf maple. it was found in a park in Seattle
Observed in Puget Sound (saltwater) about 20 yards from shore. It frequently dives to feed.
A rather large, black and red beetle as shown in the photo. Seemed to seek cover from the rain under large, fallen maple leaves.
small, possibly young centipede, insects on a dry leaf in the stump of a fallen tree
Dark brown blackish small soft pinecones, probably water logged, underneath red alder, and doug fir trees in ravenna