Month: October 2015

A Day in the Life …Part 43

    We’ve reach the fourth weekend in October and the autumn foliage is now at its peak here at Wahkeena and the Hocking Hills.

A Day in the Life…Part 42

  Sights of the fall season are everywhere now. The water lilies in Lake Odonata are beginning to disappear as the pond undergoes a seasonal phenomenon known as fall turnover. During the cold night the water at the surface of the pond cools, becomes…

A Day in the Life…Part 41

Here we are at the second weekend in October 2015. The warm days and cool nights have set the foliage color change into full motion. ┬áThe Dogwoods ( Cornus florida) are displaying bright red leaves now that the cells that made the green pigment…

A Day in the Life…Part 40

When I walked out the door this morning, I was greeted by the fella below. I say fella because this is a male Walkingstick. You can determine the sex by the narrow body and the claspers at the end of the abdomen, which are…