Pellaea mucronata. Roadside in oak/gray pine savannah.
Found this really cool spider camouflaged with the rock it was on. If anybody has any suggestions on what kind of spider it is, that would be awesome!
Rabbit at riverbend/ dragonfly golf course.
Started showing blossoms about a week ago. Now the hillside is covered!
A pair gathering nest material. Consistently flew to a nearby live oak.
Males and females feeding
Flock of 5 birds.
Mountain hemlock growing in meadow soil at appx. 9000 feet in the Sierra Nevada near Flat Lake
Mule deer in pine-fir forest, at appx. 8400 feet in the Sierra Nevada
Quaking aspen growing in sandy alluvium near a streambed at appx. 8000 feet in the Sierra Nevada
Douglas squirrel near Clover Meadow in the Sierra Nevada at 7000 feet elevation
Growing on a decomposing log
Stem was thick and redish in color, no thorns or spines