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Photos from pr304 and pr314 in Nopiming Provincial Park on 2009-Jul30:
Ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus): chicks crossing road Pearl-crescent butterfly (Phyciodes tharos): on Smooth aster (Symphyotrichum laeve) Fritillary butterfly (Argynnini sp) + Checkerspot butterfly (Chlosyne sp) + Pearl-crescent butterfly (Phyciodes tharos): on Smooth aster (Symphyotrichum laeve) Fritillary butterfly (Argynnini sp) + Checkerspot butterfly (Chlosyne sp) + Pearl-crescent butterfly (Phyciodes tharos): on Smooth aster (Symphyotrichum laeve) Pearl-crescent butterfly (Phyciodes tharos): on Smooth aster (Symphyotrichum laeve) Pearl-crescent butterfly (Phyciodes tharos): on Smooth aster (Symphyotrichum laeve) Syrphid-fly (Syrphidae sp): on Smooth aster (Symphyotrichum laeve) Greenstone: Greenstone: closer the: Pig (Sus domesticus) of Nopiming Ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus): beside road Ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus): beside road Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)?: plant Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)?: foliage Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)?: umbel of buds and flowers Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)?: buds and flowers closer Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)?: flower Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)?: flower with Black-fly (Simuliidae sp) Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)?: umbel of seed-capsules Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)?: seed-capsules closer Tall green bog-orchid (Platanthera huronensis): plant Tall green bog-orchid (Platanthera huronensis): flower-spike with pods and flowers
- the plant tentatively identified as Red elderberry was NOT woody, so we need to try again...


Photos from Black Lake on 2009-Jul30:
photographer: Doris zooms in on Mushroom (Fungi sp) Russula mushroom (Russula sp):

Photos from east side of pr314 near Rabbit River on 2009-Jul30:
Tall green bog-orchid (Platanthera huronensis): plant Autonym-variety spotted coralroot (Corallorhiza maculata var maculata): plant with flowers and fresh pods Autonym-variety spotted coralroot (Corallorhiza maculata var maculata): flower Autonym-variety spotted coralroot (Corallorhiza maculata var maculata): flower Pipsissewa (Chimaphila umbellata): plant Pipsissewa (Chimaphila umbellata): plant Pipsissewa (Chimaphila umbellata): flowers and buds Pipsissewa (Chimaphila umbellata): flower and buds Early coralroot (Corallorhiza trifida): fresh pods and old pods bad focus Orange laccaria mushroom (Laccaria laccata): Orange laccaria mushroom (Laccaria laccata): from below

Photos from pth11 near Pinawa on 2009-Jul30:
Turkey-vulture (Cathartes aura): seven sitting on fenceposts Turkey-vulture (Cathartes aura): sitting on fencepost Turkey-vulture (Cathartes aura): sitting on fencepost Turkey-vulture (Cathartes aura): sitting on fencepost Turkey-vulture (Cathartes aura): flying Turkey-vulture (Cathartes aura): flying
- note: this site had the strong aroma of carrion coming from a maggot-infested deer carcass


Photos from N of pth15 near Contour on 2009-Jul30:
Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)?: plant Syrphid-fly (Syrphidae sp): on Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)?