Sketches from 2011
Images from Field Botany finale — 6 days travelling between Kamloops, Adams River, Fintry Provincial Park, the south Okanagan, up and over Manning Park, into the lush deciduous forests of Cultus Lake, to Riefel Wildlife Refuge, Burns Bog and Golden Ears before heading north by northeast into the dry interior of home.
Gold Creek and environs, Golden Ears
From Cultus to Riefel
Vaseux Lake to Teapot Hill
White Lake Protected Area
Fintry Provincial Park
Mt. Lolo, Kamloops, May 2011, with Field Botany Class
Botany Pond, NCC Property, Lac Du Bois
The Evolution of Flowers class is continuing to monitor our local buttercup population, but after getting the class organized and prepared to sample the buttercups, we sat waiting for three weeks while the buttercups remained in bud stage. Finally, the first buttercup opened on March 18, 2011.
Stump shadow at Stake Lake, Feb. 12, 2011
Tracks in the snow, Stake Lake Feb 12, 2011
Lichens on dying Logepole Pines, Stake Lake
View across the wet meadow in snow, Stake lake