• no leaves on trees besides pines still on conifer trees
  • the grass is not visible
  • snow on the ground is approximately 6 centimeters deep


  • scat found near sight. Using the pocket guide, it was likely from a mouse
  • snow track observed. diagonal pattern and symmetry of print means it is likely a domesticated dog


  • not visible and covered by ice and snow


  • partly cloudy
  • had snowed about an inch within the past 24 hours
  • 38 degrees Fahrenheit

Signs of Disturbance

  • the tree that was previously fallen had been moved
  • visible shoe prints and domestic dog prints