Nature piques my curiosity. This page is be a compilation of tidbits, guides, and interesting info. Getting answers to the myriad of questions makes me happy.
CODIT — Compartmentalization of Decay in Trees
“The CODIT system is based on two major points. First, a tree is a highly compartmented plant. Second, after a tree is wounded, the resulting defects are compartmentalized. ” – From the NRCS link which is a 76-page graphic illustration of how the tree does this. Excellent reference!
Learning Bird Song
A list of mneumonics for learning bird song.
Photo by Ted Keyel
Learning the IDs of those LBJs (Little brown jobs) can be challenging. Maybe this oversimplication will help.
Here’s a quiz for fun!