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Larry Weber

February 10, 2017
A common raven. Note the thick bill. (Photo by Mark Sparky Stensaas)
Ravens are regular winter companions
February 10, 2017 - 4:43pm
February 3, 2017
Pine siskin in winter. Note the streaked feathers and the yellow on the wings. This bird was caught as part of bird banding project and was released unharmed. (Photo by Larry Weber)
Pine siskins join other finches at the feeder
February 3, 2017 - 7:22pm
January 27, 2017
A shrike visits the birdfeeder
January 27, 2017 - 6:13pm
Looking at the head of a northern shrike, we can see the black "mask" and the hooked bill. (Photo by Larry Weber)
A shrike visits the birdfeeder
January 27, 2017 - 6:12pm
January 21, 2017
The insides of a goldenrod ball gall. Note the curled larva of the goldenrod gall fly. Also note the excavated route that the larva made to use when emerging in spring. (Photo by Larry Weber)
The goldenrod gall fly survives winter
January 21, 2017 - 8:02pm
January 16, 2017
The site of contact in the snow. The deep impression is where the owl hit. Note the wing marks left as it took flight and note the tracks of the shrew as it came over the trail from the left. (Photo by Larry Weber)
A story of predation in the snow
January 16, 2017 - 4:30pm
January 6, 2017
A deer mouse hops over the new snow. Note the footprints and tail prints. (Photos by Larry Weber)
Dealing with the ice-covered snow
January 6, 2017 - 7:23pm
December 30, 2016
A flock of mostly goldfinches, a few purple finches, feeds on seeds under the birdfeeders. (Photos by Larry Weber)
The new year begins with winter finches
December 30, 2016 - 6:00pm
December 23, 2016
Snow-covered spruces on a winter day. (Photos by Larry Weber)
Conifers add green to our winter woods
December 23, 2016 - 5:20pm
December 9, 2016
Brown jelly fungus soaks in the recent moisture and grows on a lichen-covered branch. (Photos by Larry Weber)
AutWin returns for a few days
December 9, 2016 - 5:58pm
December 2, 2016
A beaver lodge is well prepared for winter. Notice the cache of branches (food) near the lodge and space of open water. (Photos by Larry Weber)
A recent visit to a beaver pond
December 2, 2016 - 12:08pm
November 25, 2016
A cluster of mature puffballs on a downed log. (Photo by Larry Weber)
Puffballs remain on logs in the woods
November 25, 2016 - 2:29pm
November 18, 2016
A close look at rose hips with frost of them. (Photos by Larry Weber)
Roses give color to the roadsides again
November 18, 2016 - 5:46pm
November 11, 2016
The deer mouse (white-footed mouse) is a frequent visitor to our houses, garages or cabins at this time. (Photo by Larry Weber)
Deer mice move indoors in autumn
November 11, 2016 - 3:50pm
November 6, 2016
Fluffy seeds are blown from the open Milkweed pods on a windy day. (Photos by Larry Weber)
Milkweeds again show up in the fields
November 6, 2016 - 10:38am