Guest Post: Ice Discs

Enjoy this guest post about an unusual ice phenomenon from naturalist Larry Youmans, who lives in the Flathead Valley: I had the camera trained on a perfect 40-foot circle of ice. This was my second disc sighting, same place, and same disc size. I looked down on the...

Guest Post: Mystery Butterfly

Observations & photos submitted by naturalist Kim Birck, late July 2014. Yesterday a butterfly I’d never seen before visited my yard. It had the colors of a swallowtail, but no tails, and it didn’t match anything I could find by doing a Google image search for...