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Snapshots

  1. glorious late spring

    Snapshot Title: glorious late spring
    Taken by: michaelbwang

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    this indeed shows the glowing glory of the late spring. As the light exposure suggests, everything is greener than what happened in the early spring.



  2. Red Winged Blackbird

    Snapshot Title: Red Winged Blackbird
    Taken by: Andreas Nahas

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    taxonomy:common=redwingedblackbird
    taxonomy:binomial=AgelaiusPhoeniceus



  3. Asclepias Tuberosa

    Snapshot Title: Asclepias Tuberosa
    Taken by: Andreas Nahas

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    taxonomy:common=ButterflyWeed
    taxonomy:binomial=AsclepiasTuberosa
    phenophase:flowers=open
    phenophase:leaves=fullsize
    phenophase:fruit=none



  4. Taraxacum

    Snapshot Title: Taraxacum
    Taken by: Andreas Nahas

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    taxonomy:common=Dandelion
    taxonomy:binomial=TaraxacumOfficinale
    phenophase:flowers=none
    phenophase:leaves=none
    phenophase:fruit=ripe



  5. Shooting Star

    Snapshot Title: Shooting Star
    Taken by: Andreas Nahas

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    taxonomy:common=ShootingStar
    taxonomy:binomial=DodecatheonMeadia
    phenophase:flowers=buds
    phenophase:leaves=none
    phenophase:fruit=none



  6. butterfly weed

    Snapshot Title: butterfly weed
    Taken by: Danielle Calle

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    flowering butterfly weed



  7. Little Bluestem

    Snapshot Title: Little Bluestem
    Taken by: conorhughes

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    Schizachyrium scoparium



  8. Cup Plant

    Snapshot Title: Cup Plant
    Taken by: L. Streeter

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    taxonomy:common="Cup plant"
    taxonomy:binomial="Silphium perfoliatum"
    phenophase:leaves=fullsize
    phenophase:flowers=none
    phenophase:fruit=none



  9. Butterfly Weed

    Snapshot Title: Butterfly Weed
    Taken by: Kelley Leung

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    Asclepias tuberosa, flower=open



  10. Dandelion

    Snapshot Title: Dandelion
    Taken by: Kelley Leung

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    Taraxacum officinale, fruit=ripe



  11. Morning Glory

    Snapshot Title: Morning Glory
    Taken by: Kelley Leung

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    Calystegia sepiu, flower=open



  12. American Buckeye

    Snapshot Title: American Buckeye
    Taken by: Kelley Leung

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    Aesculus glabra, flower=open



  13. Goldenrod

    Snapshot Title: Goldenrod
    Taken by: Hannah Whitehead

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    family Asteraceae



  14. Red-winged Blackbird

    Snapshot Title: Red-winged Blackbird
    Taken by: Lloyd Lee

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    taxonomy:common=redwingedblackbird
    taxonomy:binomial=Agelaius_phoeniceus
    no phenophases



  15. Aesculus glabra

    Snapshot Title: Aesculus glabra
    Taken by: emmym

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    (Buckeye tree)

    We believe this is a buckeye tree- it was flowering May 2nd, now the flowers are gone as of mid-May. Here is the information from Wikipedia:

    The tree species Aesculus glabra is co...



  16. Agelaius phoeniceus

    Snapshot Title: Agelaius phoeniceus
    Taken by: emmym

    Image: McCormick Bird Sanctuary Gigapan #2
    Image Owner: emmym



    Description:

    (red winged blackbird)

    There are plenty of these at the bird sanctuary as of May 17th.