Butterweed

April 5, 2024

This week for Flora and Fauna Friday we have one of our first flowers of the floodplain forest, Butterweed (Packera glabella). Butterweed is annual wildflower...

Cope’s Gray Treefrog

March 29, 2024

This week for Flora and Fauna Friday we’re on the lookout for a cryptic climbing amphibian of the forest canopy, the Cope’s Gray Treefrog (Hyla...

Shining Fetterbush

March 22, 2024

This week for Flora and Fauna Friday we have the perimeter of the pocosin and border of the bay, Shining Fetterbush (Lyonia lucida). Shining Fetterbush...

Greater & Lesser Yellowlegs

March 15, 2024

Above: Greater Yellowlegs on left and Lesser Yellowlegs on right. Top Row: Pair of Greater Yellowlegs on saltwater mudflat.Bottom Row: Lesser Yellowlegs in managed rice...

Carolina Rockrose

March 8, 2024

This week for Flora and Fauna Friday it’s the floral oracle of the solar aura, Carolina Rockrose (Crocanthemum carolinianum). Carolina Rockrose is a tiny wildflower...

Cooper’s & Sharp-shinned Hawks

March 1, 2024

This week for Flora and Fauna Friday we’re investigating a duo of agile aerial assassins, the Hawks of Genus Accipiter. We have two species of...

Cudweed

February 23, 2024

This week for Flora and Fauna Friday it’s an omnipresent weed that's tough to get ID’d, Cudweed (Gamochaeta spp.). Cudweed, or Everlasting, is a genus...

North American Beaver

February 16, 2024

This week for Flora and Fauna Friday we welcome the turbulent return of our wetland building rodent, the North American Beaver (Castor canadensis). Beavers can...

Big Cordgrass

February 9, 2024

This week for Flora and Fauna Friday, we’re immersing ourselves in a towering grass of our brackish marshes, Big Cordgrass (Sporobolus cynosuroides). In the waning...

Blue-winged Teal

February 2, 2024

This week for Flora and Fauna Friday it's a quintessential dabbling duck of the Lowcountry, the Blue-winged Teal (Spatula discors). The male Blue-winged Teal is...

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