On Friday during spring break, Patrick’s friend Kaleb joined us at a Portland Parks & Recreation Ladybug Nature Walk at Maricara Natural Area (), in our neighborhood, with environmental educator “Balsam” (pictures).
Taling about trilliums:
Looking under logs and decaying wood is always fun!
An Ensatina salamander:
An even younger Ensatina:
A magnifying glass comes in handy:
Our first banana slug of the season!