bcarrier

  • The Final Visit

    The Final Visit
    bcarrier on Brandon's Phenology Place
    In the hills of Central Vermont as of May 1st, not a whole lot of green has sprouted. On my visit to my spot, it did not seem that any woody plants have started to pop up and sprout. As seen in the third picture […]
    Posted May 03, 2018.
  • Is Spring Here Yet?

    Is Spring Here Yet?
    bcarrier on Brandon's Phenology Place
    Living in Vermont my whole life, mid April is usually the transition from Winter to Spring. The weather this year has been unpredictable. This past weekend of April 14 and 15, I went to visit my spot. Little did I […]
    Posted April 16, 2018.
  • Spring Break Spot

    Spring Break Spot
    bcarrier on Brandon's Phenology Place
    Over Spring Break I visited a new location in my town. It is a little clearing that is hidden behind a bigger field. It is a great location for deer and other animals to hide because there are a ton of smaller […]
    Posted March 18, 2018.
  • The End of Winter

    bcarrier on Brandon's Phenology Place
    When looking at Wetland, Woodland, and Wildland, my phenology spot would be classified as a softwood swamp. The type of Softwood swamp would be a hemlock swamp. The important thing to remember is my spot is by my […]
    Posted March 04, 2018.
  • Winter Indentification

    Winter Indentification
    bcarrier on Brandon's Phenology Place
    Winter this year has been very interesting with very unpredictable weather. Yesterday (2-4-18) was when I visited my spot and it was during a fresh snowfall. With this being said, some tracks were older and snow […]
    Posted February 06, 2018.
  • Human History

    bcarrier on Brandon's Phenology Place
    Because my spot is in Williamstown, Vermont which is in Central Vermont, it is important to understand that it is a very small town. My spot is 2-3 miles outside of town where all the farms used to be. My […]
    Posted December 06, 2017.
  • Thanksgiving Spot

    Thanksgiving Spot
    bcarrier on Brandon's Phenology Place
    Link to Thanksgiving spot:   Photos by Brandon Carrier Mary Holland Style It’s the middle of November and all of the leaves have fallen. The cold crisp days signal to the whitetail deer that it […]
    Posted November 26, 2017.
  • Event Map

    Event Map
    bcarrier on Brandon's Phenology Place
    Picture drawn by Brandon Carrier This event map shows a few events I have encountered on my adventures.  The events are seeing deer tracks, the last apple falling, squirrels, geese flying over, and a big […]
    Posted November 05, 2017.
  • Aerial Map

    Aerial Map
    bcarrier on Brandon's Phenology Place
    Picture drawn by Brandon Carrier This map shows my phenology location. The changes which I have observed I tried to illustrate. The first being that in the hardwoods, the leaves are falling off the trees […]
    Posted October 23, 2017.
  • Phenology Location

    Phenology Location
    bcarrier on Brandon's Phenology Place
    Hello and welcome to my phenology blog! My place is actually located by my house in Williamstown, Vermont.  I chose this place because I have grown up here all my life and it is a unique spot.  It has a clearing a […]
    Posted October 01, 2017.