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Aspen Forest
September 29, 2009

Aspen Forest

Aspen Forest

sub-adult Oregon spotted frog
September 24, 2009

Anerytherisitic sub-adult Oregon spotted frog

Anerytherisitic sub-adult Oregon Spotted frog from Dilman Meadows, SW of Bend, Oregon. An anerytherisitic organism has inherited a recessive mutation where they lack red, yellow, and orange pigments. These organisms are usually black, grey, and brown in color.

three people standing in an Idaho sagebrush landscape
July 10, 2009

Scientists collecting data in Idaho sagebrush

USGS scientists collect data for a landscape genetics study in the sagebrush of the Great Basin.

Rattlesnake Mountain and vegetation
April 30, 2009

Phlox and Balsamroot flowers near Rattlesnake Mountain

Lower elevation sandy site with phlox and balsamroot flowers with Rattlesnake Mountain in the background

Oregon spotted frog partially submerged
September 18, 2008

Adult Oregon spotted frog

Adult Oregon spotted frog at Dilman Meadows, near Wickiup Reservoir, OR

Image: Brewer's Sparrow Nest
July 26, 2008

Brewer's Sparrow Nest

Vacant Brewer's sparrow (Spizella breweri) nest.

Image: Brewer's Sparrow Nest
July 26, 2008

Brewer's Sparrow Nest

Vacant Brewer's sparrow (Spizella breweri) nest.

Subalpine meadow near Deer Park campground, Washington
August 22, 2007

Subalpine meadow - Olympic Peninsula

Subalpine meadow near Deer Park campground on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington. The range of trees in subalpine areas may shift in elevation with climate change. Treeline elevation shifts may be difficult to predict in a changing climate because warming may aid in uptake and use – or assimilation – of carbon, increasing tree establishment, or may exacerbate drought

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Sagebrush on fire in a controlled burn
October 18, 2006

Sagebrush on fire in a controlled burn

Controlled burn at Hart Mountain National Wildlife Refuge, Oregon.