From snow to flowers, this last half of April has burst into spring!
April 17th - Brown's Lake Bog
Still chilly, but things are beginning to emerge, mayapples, cutleaf toothwort, ferns, the sundews got enough sun to begin opening up.
April 17th - WW
Coming soon - more info about this park!
April 21st - Wilderness & Funk
Waters were still high - Wilderness Rd was impassible but lots of waterfowl, coots, teals, ringneck. Funk was just down enough to get to the observation parking area, not much out but skunk cabbage growing high. On the other section of Funk we did find a sora!
April 24 - Wooster Memorial Park
At last! Blooms!
April 24th - WW
In just a week so many new flowers have emerged!
April 25th - Barnes Preserve
New blooms every day!
April 27th - Brown's Lake Bog
Rising up and out in just a week!
April 27th - Barnes Preserve
April 27th - Johnson Woods
Our first visit since January and we were not disappointed! Johnson Woods' wildflower display is one of the best - colt's foot, trillium, trout lily, windflower, spring beauties, and many many others!
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Emily is an Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist who spends her time exploring and learning about the unique history and nature in North East Ohio. She lives with her husband and cat in Wooster where she is also a family portrait and nature photographer as well as grows and cans her own vegetables. When she's not doing that, yoga and embroidery (not at the same time) are other things she enjoys.