Today on the North Campus

October 24, 2011

I went out for a walk around the North Campus today and this is what I saw:

They are filling the pond to make sure there aren't any leaks and that the waterfall cascade is level.

 



I went out for a walk around the North Campus today and this is what I saw:

They are filling the pond to make sure there aren't any leaks and that the waterfall cascade is level.

 



Underneath the pedestrian footbridge is the best spot for mushrooms. I think this is a morel, Morchella esculenta. I am consulting with some mushroom experts to see if they can make a positive identification.

 

 



Apparently the Monarch caterpillar I found two weeks ago made its pupal case on a wall. I just love how green they are!

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 


(Posted by: Lila Higgins)


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