Anne Elliott's photos with the forest

Living on the edge

Living on the edge
What??? Just checked our weather forecast and I found little snowflake icons for this coming Thursday, 13 September!! I am SO not ready for this. We did get snow in the mountains back in August.

Yesterday, 8 September 2018, there was a second Fungi Fo…
Added on September  9, 2018

A spider's creation

A spider's creation
What??? Just checked our weather forecast and I found little snowflake icons for this coming Thursday, 13 September!! I am SO not ready for this. We did get snow in the mountains back in August.

Yesterday, 8 September 2018, there was a second Fungi Fo…
Added on September  9, 2018

Onnia triquetra (??) and Blue Stain

Onnia triquetra (??) and Blue Stain
I needed to edit this photo to send to our fungi leader - thought I would add it here. It was only when I got home and downloaded my photos from a fungi foray that I noticed the Blue Stain on the log. While we were walking in that very spot, we were tal…
Added on September  5, 2018

Let the light shine in

Let the light shine in
Adding three photos tonight, as I have a very early start to the day tomorrow. All three of these photos were taken yesterday, 31 August 2018, during a fungi foray. Is this a Russula borealis?

This morning, the first day of September, was cloudy, cool…
Added on September  2, 2018

Most likely a Ground Pholiota / Pholiota terrestris

Most likely a Ground Pholiota / Pholiota terrestris
This morning, the first day of September, is cloudy, cool (9C with a windchill of 6C), with very light rain briefly. It feels like summer is over - a summer that has passed in a flash. Some of the trees are already getting yellow leaves. I'm really hop…
Added on September  1, 2018

Beginning to look like fall

Beginning to look like fall
Tomorrow, 31 August 2018, I plan to join friends out west of the city. Thought I would post tomorrow's photos tonight, so that I am not in such a rush early in the morning. Not sure why this image came out a bit blurry, but it did.

Two days ago, on 28…
Added on August 31, 2018

Beautiful guttation droplets on a polypore

Beautiful guttation droplets on a polypore
Tomorrow, 31 August 2018, I plan to join friends out west of the city. Thought I would post tomorrow's photos tonight, so that I am not in such a rush early in the morning. Today, I spent time watching the first memorial service, in Arizona, for Senator…
Added on August 31, 2018

Spruce Grouse / Falcipennis canadensis

Spruce Grouse / Falcipennis canadensis
This morning, I wanted to finish off the last few photos taken on a drive south to Turner Valley and Frank Lake. Too many Pine Siskin photos, you say? Ha, I know, but I don't get that many chances to photograph birds, especially fairly close, and there…
Added on August 20, 2018

Scaly Pholiota / Pholiota squarrosa

Scaly Pholiota / Pholiota squarrosa
This is a long weekend here, thanks to a Civic Holiday on Monday.

"In 2018 Civic Holiday is on Monday, August 6. The Civic Holiday is celebrated on the first Monday of August and it's a public holiday in some provinces and territories. The civic holiday…
Added on August  5, 2018

Magpie Inky Cap / Coprinus picaceus?

Magpie Inky Cap / Coprinus picaceus?
This is a long weekend here, thanks to a Civic Holiday on Monday.

"In 2018 Civic Holiday is on Monday, August 6. The Civic Holiday is celebrated on the first Monday of August and it's a public holiday in some provinces and territories. The civic holiday…
Added on August  5, 2018