While hiking on Mount Mara we spotted some wildflowers and other plants. We spotted some whitetail deer, a grouse, some cliff swallows and a red-tailed hawk. A few photos are included at this link: On Mara Mountain …Continue reading →
And welcome also to the new website of the Kamloops Naturalist Club. I hope you return often to see the wide variety of nature-related activities our members are involved in.
There is a group of wildflowers that have learned how to cheat photosynthesis. This allows them to simplify physical structure and eliminate the work of making chlorophyll and their own food. It confers a significant survival advantage in low-light forest conditions.