Field Guide: A-Z

What to look for right now

hellbender, a large brown salamander resting in gravelly streambed

Hellbender eggs begin hatching.

pecan tree

Pecans begin to ripen.

Photo of male and female mallards walking on ice

Look for mallards in early to mid-November

Photo of common milkweed flower cluster

Milkweed pods begin to open towards the end of November.

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