Month: April 2012

Are we done? (plus an orchid update)

This is the question I’ve been asking myself the past few days. I’ve put off writing this new post because I couldn’t think of anything else new that had bloomed! I’ve had to look back as the previous years’ posts to see what else…

Warbler Update 4/23/2012

Hi, Tom reporting.   Saw Blue-gray gnatcatcher back along Casa Burro trail this morning and heard Ovenbird and in the bird feeder by nature center saw Rose-breasted grosbeck!

Flower update

Here are a few more wildflowers, etc. in bloom: DewberrySquawrootJapanese PrimroseCrabapple (a few more trees are just now blooming)Yellow Buckeye

Too much fun at work

Have I mentioned lately how much I love my job? Today, Tim and I went out in the boat to replace one of the lids on the wood duck boxes, and while we were out there, we checked on a few other things. There…

When will it bloom?

Ah, a common question we get, especially in the spring. The answer is usually fairly elusive. It’s been really hard to answer this year. There are things blooming that usually wouldn’t until next month, and other things that seem to be right on time….

A Thought from The Wah

Hello everyone! This is Tim, Wahkeena’s Spring intern. I am not Robyn. “I brake for teachable moments.” That’s what the bumper sticker on my car says. Any chance I get to entice curiosity and facilitate discovery, I take it. If you ask about something in the nature…