Monthly Archives: July 2015

Common Water-primrose (Ludwigia grandiflora ssp. hexapetala) Engulfs Parts of Falls Lake, N.C.

Below is an inlet of Falls Lake located in Eastern Durham County.  Viewed from a car driving along a  quiet country road, the inlet looks like a lush pasture with a small pond at the end.  But the “crop” being … Continue reading

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An Early July Glimpse of the Mitchell Mill State Natural Area

At the Mitchell Mill State Natural Area, heavy summer thunderstorms in early July have caused the Little River to overrun its banks, creating rivulets which coalesce to completely cover much of the surface of the granite flat rock with shallow, … Continue reading

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