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Photos and audio clips posted by IRIS that highlight the biodiversity of North Central Washington.

Fall Hay Cutting and Signs of Winter

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Pat Stoudt

Pat Stoudt talks about hay cutting.

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Fourth Hay Cutting (MP3)

Pat Stoudt discusses signs of winter.

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Signs of Winter (MP3)

Hunting, Hibernating Bears and Other Fall Memories

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Ray and Gretchen Hendrickson Fall 2009Gretchen and Ray HendricksonGrandpa Tom and Ray, VanBrocklin Dairy, 1930

Ray Hendrickson remembers one particular hunting trip.

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Retreiver and Otters (MP3)

Ray Hendrickson talks about hibernating bears.

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Hibernating Bears (MP3)

Ray Hendrickson on ghost trees.

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Ghost Trees (MP3)

Ray Hendrickson discusses the Icicle fish hatchery.

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Icicle Hatchery (MP3)

Fishing

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Gretchen Minard talking about Chumstick Creek.

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Chumstick Creek (MP3)

Gretchen Minard talking about periwinkle hunting.

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Periwinkle Hunting (MP3)

Caddis Fly Larva, Mark Oswood photo

Wildflowers

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Gretchen Minard talking about wildflowers and weather.

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Wildflower Weather (MP3)

Columbine, Greg Shannon photoLupine, Greg Shannon photoTiger Lily, Greg Shannon photo

Gretchen Minard talking about wildflowers in place.

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Wildflowers in Place (MP3)

Loggers Using Sap

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Bud and Ray Norman remember using sap.

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Using Sap (MP3)

Norman Family CollectionNorman Family Collection

Huckleberries

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Gretchen Minard talking about the annual huckleberry picking trip.

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Huckleberry Trip to Lake(MP3)

Lake Wenatchee from Labyrinth Mt., Greg Shannon photoMarc Dilley photoHuckleberries, Nancy Warner photo

Gretchen Minard talking about following the loggers.

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Following Loggers (MP3)

Gretchen Minard talking about Dirty Face

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Dirty Face (MP3)

Sandhill Cranes

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John Thoren talks about sandhill cranes in the spring.

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Sandhill Cranes (MP3)

Sandhill Cranes

Spring on the Waterville Plateau

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Nadra Rivers and Kathi Rivers Shannon talking about spring on the Waterville Plateau, March 14, 2009.

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May Baskets (MP3)

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Wildflowers (MP3)

Project Budburst is collecting climate change data on the timing of leafing and flowering in the area.
www.windows.ucar.edu/citizen_science/budburst/index.html

Larkspur Oregon Sunshine Bitterroot

Collecting Maple Sap in Stehekin

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Billy Sullivan from Stehekin talking about collecting maple sap to make syrup in the spring, January 15, 2009.

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Maple Sap (MP3)

Photos of North Central Washington

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See photos of gray squirrels and more, as mentioned in Nancy Warner’s recent Wenatchee World article Memories of Winter in North Central Washington, at photographer¬†Rod Gilbert’s website:

http://www.pbase.com/rodg/animals

A sampling:

Squirrel 1 Squirrel 2

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