Watching the Sky, Woodchuck in a Tree, & More

It’s getting to that time of year again where when I leave for work the sun is just rising, and there have been some gorgeous sunrises this week.

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There’s also been some intense cloud action on the way home.

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Last night we walked in Mt. Hope Cemetery (in between the rain) and saw a woodchuck hanging out in a tree. We couldn’t believe our eyes, so I took some pics.

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I’ve never seen a woodchuck in a tree. What’s the deal with this?

The hyrangea shrubs were beautiful – starting to turn pink.

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We saw a couple of owl boxes.

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And a tree with interesting burls.

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Sassafras saplings just waiting for a hole in the canopy.

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Cicada exoskeletons were stuck to various places:

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Some of the trees are acting stressed this year, including horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum).

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