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Invasive Plants of South Mountain Reservation

Invasive plants are disruptive to our local ecosystems, because they've been separated from their natural predators. As a result, they grow unchecked, here, and threaten to crowd out the native species that our local insects, birds, and other animals depend on.

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Trees and Shrubs of the Wildflower Preserve, in South Mountain Reservation

A list of the trees and shrubs observed in the Wildflower Preserve, at South Mountain Reservation, Essex County, NJ

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Birds of South Mountain Reservation

All birds observed in South Mountain Reservation, Essex County, NJ To see the individual observations for each of these, see this page, https://www.inaturalist.org/observations?project_id=south-mountain-reservation-bioblitz&subview=table&taxon_id=3&view=species

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Trees of South Mountain Reservation

This guide describes the trees and shrubs observed in South Mountain Reservation, Essex County, NJ.

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BARR PHE II

Phenology phase II candidate species for BARR

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Invertebrates of South Mountain Reservation

This lists every species of insect, spider, or slug that's been identified in South Mountain Reservation. Because there are so many, they're listed by their taxonomic group, not by how common they are. You can use the "Taxonomy" buttons on the left side of the page to see only specific types ...

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Frogs and Toads of South Mountain Reservation

All species of frogs and toads that people have found in South Mountain Reservation. Most of these are easier to recognize by their mating calls than by actually seeing them. The Frogwatch program has been tracking frogs in this area since 2014. https://www.aza.org/frogwatch You can find t...

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Ferns of South Mountain Reservation

This guide shows the different species of fern that have been observed in South Mountain Reservation. The most commonly observed species is Christmas Fern, both because it's widespread, and it's one of the few plants that's green throughout the winter. New York Fern is widespread, as well. ...

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Mushrooms of Southeastern Pennsylvania

The mushrooms of Southeastern Pennsylvania

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Corales duros del Caribe de Costa Rica

Los corales son animales coloniales con colores brillantes y llamativos. Algunas especies se relacionan estrechamente con pequeñas algas que viven en su interior (relación simbiótica). Son organismos que requieren de la luz, por lo que es común encontrarlas en aguas poco profundas. El Caribe d...

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Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park Common Native Plants

Common native plants found in Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park. For more information, photos and locations, click on a plant of interest, click on "More Info" and select "iNatBC Taxon Page".

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Macroinvertebrados marinos móviles del Pacífico de Costa Rica

Los macroinvertebrados marinos son organismos de formas extrañas muy variadas. Por lo general se pueden observar en las zonas intermareales (pozas de playa) y en los arrecifes. Ambos lugares de fácil acceso para las personas. En el Pacífico de Costa Rica podemos encontrar gran diversidad de es...

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Little Maquoketa River Mounds

40th Anniversary Scavenger Hunt 6.10.21

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Peces arrecifales del Área de Conservación Osa

Los peces arrecifales son organismos muy diversos en formas y colores. Su hábitat, los arrecifes, son sitios someros y de fácil acceso para las personas, lo que nos permite disfrutar de su belleza con solamente una máscara y un snorkel. El Pacífico Sur de Costa Rica es una zona con gran biod...

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Burke Estate Ecological Guide

This guide provides a quick reference of species identified in the Burke Estate.

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Chii-riis

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Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park Look-Alike Native Species

Some invasive species have native look-alikes, so look closely to avoid causing counterproductive harm to native flora. Wavy-leaf thistle is a native that looks similar to invasive Scotch thistle (cotton thistle), though the leaves are more divided. Pale comandra (bastard toadflax) is a native pl...

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Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park Priority Invasive Species

Invasive species that have been prioritized for active management or monitoring. Click on a species and then under "More Info" select "iNatCA taxon page" and click "map" or "species information" to view more photos.

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Guía de macro hongos más comunes de Rancho Amalia

Basado en observaciones realizadas durante un periodo de 4 años en la zona de Rancho Amalia y la reserva El Chayote.

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Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park "Prevent" Invasive Plant List

Invasive plants that are not yet confirmed in Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park but which pose a high risk of invasion and/or impact. If found in or near Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park, please report using the Report-Invasives-BC app or online or contact the Friends of Kalamalka Lake Park. Click on ...

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