By Wm. Mueller - -
Ornithology, ecology, environmentalism, and our life in the natural world
Sunday, April 28, 2013
Day 5 - onto the Ice Age Trail
On the IAT (Ice Age Trail) today, new species for the walk include Pileated Woodpecker, Horned Grebe, Red-shouldered Hawk, Cooper's Hawk, and Northern Waterthrush. Species total is now 77 for the first 5 days.
Spectacular displays of Round-lobed Hepatica were found on some woodland hillside slopes along the IAT in Washington County today, five to six miles south of Pike Lake State Park.