mjdrury

  • May Phenology Visit

    May Phenology Visit
    mjdrury on Tica's Phenology Blog
    Unfortunately I was unable to make it to my phenology site again because I am still not entirely healed from my surgery. Instead of detailing the phenology changes that I observed at my site, I will write about […]
    Posted May 01, 2018.
  • April Phenology Post

    April Phenology Post
    mjdrury on Tica's Phenology Blog
    Edge effect occurs on the border of two different habitats. It is characterized by changes in the composition of the area itself and the species that inhabit it. Areas that have symptoms of edge effect are more […]
    Posted April 17, 2018.
  • Hurricane Ridge Phenology Site

    Hurricane Ridge Phenology Site
    mjdrury on Tica's Phenology Blog
    Over spring break I headed west to my home in Washington State. For my phenology project I went to Olympic National Park. I went on a short hike with my parents to a scenic outlook where we hung out for about an […]
    Posted March 19, 2018.
  • Spring in Centennial Woods

    mjdrury on Tica's Phenology Blog
    According to the Wetland, Woodland, Wildland guide my phenology place in Centennial Woods is a Hardwood Swamp. A Hardwood Swamp is characterized by trees with deciduous leaves. The deciduous trees at my site are […]
    Posted March 06, 2018.
  • February 2nd Visit to my Phenology Place

    February 2nd Visit to my Phenology Place
    mjdrury on Tica's Phenology Blog
    My Phenology place looks drastically different from when I visited it in December. The ground is completely covered in snow and the stream is frozen solid. I was able to step into the middle of the stream without […]
    Posted February 04, 2018.
  • Post #4

    Post #4
    mjdrury on Tica's Phenology Blog
    Centennial Woods history: About 13,500 years ago the Laurentide Ice Sheet retreated exposing the land upon which Centennial Woods now stands. A massive amount of freshwater followed the melting of the glacier […]
    Posted December 09, 2017.
  • Thanksgiving Phenology Assignment

    Thanksgiving Phenology Assignment
    mjdrury on Tica's Phenology Blog
    Over thanksgiving break I went on a two day and two night backpacking trip to Mount Mansfield. I thought that it would be fitting to choose the summit of the mountain as my Thanksgiving Phenology spot because of […]
    Posted November 27, 2017.
  • Prompt #3

    Prompt #3
    mjdrury on Tica's Phenology Blog
    My site looks quite similar to the last time I was here a couple of weeks ago. The biggest difference is that my experience in Centennial woods was significantly colder than last time. I headed down to my place on […]
    Posted November 07, 2017.
  • Prompt #2

    Prompt #2
    mjdrury on Tica's Phenology Blog
    Hand drawn map of my Phenology Place: I had a very pleasant trip down to my Phenology Place. I ventured down to Centennial Woods at about 5:30 in the afternoon. It was a warm fall day and the afternoon […]
    Posted October 23, 2017.
  • Introduction To My Place

    Introduction To My Place
    mjdrury on Tica's Phenology Blog
    How to get there? My place is in the Centennial woods, a 65 acre wooded area a ten minute walk to the East of University of Vermont’s central campus. To get to my place you will need to go to the Centennial […]
    Posted October 02, 2017.