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Monday, March 25, 2013

2013 Bark Matters

During the 2013 nesting season, Big Red (and sometimes Ezra) could often be seen bringing back bark to tuck into the nest bowl. One of our wonderful BOGs, sully7140, tracked down and took photos of BR's "shredding tree". Chatters debated from time to time whether the tree was a Bald Cypress, Dawn Redwood, etc. Unfortunately the tree was cut down later in the year. Poor BR and Ez will have to think of something else next year!

12/1/2013 Stump of BR's Bark Tree, Courtesy of Karels. Screenshot by elly

12/1/2013 Karels shows us the stump of BR's bark tree and explains
where she might go bark shopping next year!
See also  12/8/2013 "Possible New Bark Tree Near Space Sciences" 

Earlier Photos by sully7140:

April 21, 2013 Bark Tree in Center Near Steps

April 21, 2013 Bark Tree in Center

April 21, 2013 Bark Tree in Center Near Steps

Other Photos:

Foliage of bark tree by sem 5-18-13
 Possible Foliage of Bark Tree, Submitted by SEM, May 18, 2013

Screenshot by elly012912 March 23, 2013, 11:36 AM
Post idea submission by PiccPete