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Clark’s Nutcrackers at Medicine Lake

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Nearly two years ago Leonard and I were surprised to find Clark’s nutcrackers (Nucifraga columbiana) at Ash Creek (see “Clark’s Nutcracker” 11-02-11 for a discussion of this grey and black bird). . A bird that prefers higher elevation conifer forests, … Continue reading

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Camissonia tanecetifolia

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Early one recent morning as the sun was rising over Medicine Lake (Siskiyou¬†County CA), a volcanic caldera, I was greeted by the bright yellow flowers of tansyleaf evening primrose (Camissonia¬†tanecetifolia) peeking through the sedges on the shore. This native evening … Continue reading

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