Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Nature Notes: Bullensee

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This weekend, we drove out of the city a bit to the Bullensee, an area with lakes and peat bogs. There were a huge number of greylag geese (Anser anser) circling over the lake, coming in for the landing.

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lingonberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea)

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some fungus on a tree stump

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there were a ton of birds around - tits, nuthatches and an amazing number of woodpeckers like this Great Spotted Woodpecker (Dendrocopos major)
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Nature Notes is hosted by Michelle at Rambling Woods

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