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August 8, 2017
A fishing spider moves over the surface water on a pond. Special to the Pine Journal
Northland Nature: Large dock spiders can be seen on land and near water
August 8, 2017 - 6:00am
July 26, 2017
A milkweed plant in bloom features florets on a ball-shaped cluster. Larry Weber/Special to the Pine Journal
Milkweeds dominate mid-summer roadsides
July 26, 2017 - 7:26am
July 9, 2017
The pitcher plant is actually a catcher
July 9, 2017 - 12:45pm
May 11, 2017
Northland Nature: Toad Time Begins in Mid May
May 11, 2017 - 1:22pm
January 24, 2017
Northland Nature: The goldenrod gall fly survives winter
January 24, 2017 - 8:08am
January 17, 2017
The deep impression in the snow indicates where an owl hit (note the wing marks it left as it took flight), and the tracks of its prey, a shrew,  as it came over the trail from the left. Photo courtesy of Larry Weber
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
January 17, 2017 - 9:44am
January 10, 2017
A deer mouse hops over the new snow. Note the footprints and tail prints. Photos contributed by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
January 10, 2017 - 1:18pm
January 3, 2017
Northland Nature: The New Year begins with winter finches
January 3, 2017 - 10:08am
December 24, 2016
Northland Nature 030 MAIN: Snow-covered spruces perk up the landscape on a winter day. Photo contributed by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Conifers add green to our winter woods
December 24, 2016 - 4:56pm
December 6, 2016
Northland Nature: A recent visit to a beaver pond reveals..
December 6, 2016 - 5:53am
November 25, 2016
Northland Nature: Puffballs remain on logs in the woods
November 25, 2016 - 1:50pm
November 22, 2016
A large growth of rose hips add plenty of red to the roadsides. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Roses give color to the roadsides again
November 22, 2016 - 5:40am
October 29, 2016
Northland Nature: Grackles can be found in large flocks with blackbirds
October 29, 2016 - 3:56pm
October 24, 2016
Shaggy mane mushrooms (Coprinus) grow in a lawn on an October day. Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Late-season mushrooms sprout up in the forest
October 24, 2016 - 8:56am
October 16, 2016
On this close look at a stem of a Tamarack, note the number of needles in a cluster and note the small cones.
Northland Nature: Tamaracks: the deciduous conifer
October 16, 2016 - 4:03am