Striar Conservancy - Wildlands Trust

The Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy is located in Halifax along Route 105 adjacent to the Winnetuxet River.
  • Probably Trametes versicolor, common name "Turkey Tail"
  • Orange Jelly fungus.
  • Possibly Scaly Pholiota. Aug 25, 2017.
  • At Striar Conservancy, Wildlands Trust, Halifax MA. Aug 2017.
  • A natural terrarium off the trail at Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy.
  • Indian Pipes or Monotropa uniflora. These are flowering plants and they are not fungi. Aug 30, 2017.
  • The Omnipresent Laccaria or possibly the Lilac Cort. Aug 30, 2017.
  • At Striar Conservancy, Wildlands Trust, Halifax MA. Aug 2017.
  • Indian Pipes (Monotropa uniflora). These are parasitic plants that feed off of fungi. Aug 30, 2017.
  • At Striar Conservancy, Wildlands Trust, Halifax MA. Aug 2017.
  • The Omnipresent Laccaria or possibly the Lilac Cort. Aug 2017 at Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy.
  • The Omnipresent Laccaria or possibly the Lilac Cort. Aug 2017 at Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy.
  • At Striar Conservancy, Wildlands Trust, Halifax MA. Aug 2017.
  • The Omnipresent Laccaria or possibly the Lilac Cort. Aug 2017 at Wildlands Trust Striar Conservancy.
  • Possibly Scaly Pholiota. Aug 25, 2017.
  • At Striar Conservancy, Wildlands Trust, Halifax MA. Aug 2017.
  • Grey Tree Frog at Striar Conservancy. Taken April 7, 2017
  • Grey Tree Frog at Striar Conservancy. Taken April 7, 2017
  • Grey Tree Frog at Striar Conservancy. Taken April 7, 2017
  • Stalking the Yellow-billed Cuckoo. This was the location where I first saw a yellow-billed cuckoo at Striar Conservancy.
  • Late October, 2016
  • American Eastern Yellow Fly Agaric - Amanita muscaria var. guessowii
  • One of many small views of the Winnetuxet River as it passes beside Striar Conservancy.
  • Trail Art, taken at Striar Conservancy, Wildlands Trust, Halifax, MA.
  • These are now sprouting along the main trail though Striar Conservancy.
  • Chanterelle Waxcap along the loop trail, Oct 16, 2016
  • Chanterelle Waxcap along the loop trail, Oct 16, 2016
  • Chanterelle Waxcap along the loop trail, Oct 16, 2016
  • Chanterelle Waxcap along the loop trail, Oct 16, 2016
  • Oct 16, 2016
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet at Striars. Taken 10/21/15.
  • Second time in a couple days that I've come across a Yellow-billed cuckoo (YBCU) at the Striar Conservancy in Halifax.
  • Recent October 2016 evening at Striar.
  • Yellow-billed Cuckoo alond the Winnetuxet.
  • Yellow-billed Cuckoo alond the Winnetuxet.
  • Ovenbird at Striar Conservancy
  • Wood Frog taken Oct 22, 2016 at Striar Conservancy
  • Ovenbird at the Striar Conservancy - Wildlands Trust.
  • Muskrat on the Winnetuxet on the back side of Striar Conservancy (5-9-16)
  • Wood Duck with ducklings on the Winnetuxet.
  • Barred Owl taken 5-1-16. No real value to this photo other than it's help for identifying the owl.
  • Palm Warbler at Striar Conservancy. Saw two of these out on the back side by the pond. 4-30-16
  • Palm Warbler.
  • Eastern Towhee. Saw and heard lots of towhees today. 4-30-16.
  • Golden Crowned Kinglet
  • Red Squirrel along the main trail at Striar.
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler at Striar. Taken 4/16/2016.
  • Muskrat on the Winnetuxet on the back side of Striar Conservancy (5-9-16)
  • Ovenbird at the Striar Conservancy - Wildlands Trust.
  • Many vernal pools at Striar including 5 certified by the NHESP. In this case, I believe these to be the egg mass of a spotted salamander.
  • Ovenbird at the Striar Conservancy - Wildlands Trust.
  • Brown Creeper 4/3/2016.
  • Brown Creeper 4/3/2016.
  • After the 4-3-2016 snowfall.
  • After the 4-3-2016 snowfall.
  • After the 4-3-2016 snowfall.
  • I believe this to be a Pine Warbler. 3-30-16.
  • Evening of March 10 exploring vernal pools at Striars Conservancy, part of the Wildlands Trust. This spring peeper was quite vocal till I started trying to get…
  • One Night One Vernal Pool: 3/10/16 - Wood frogs
  • One Night One Vernal Pool: 3/10/16 Spotted Salamander
  • One Night One Vernal Pool: 3/10/16 Wood Frog
  • One Night One Vernal Pool: 3/10/16. Spring Peeper
  • One Night One Vernal Pool: 3/10/16. Spring Peeper
  • Spring Peeper at Striars. Taken on on 3/10/16 which was the second straight day of 60+ tempratures. All of the following 11 shots were taken at one vernal…
  • One Night One Vernal Pool: 3/10/16 American Toad
  • One Night One Vernal Pool: 3/10/16. Spring Peeper
  • One Night One Vernal Pool: 3/10/16. Wood Frog
  • One Night One Vernal Pool: 3/10/16. Spotted Salamander
  • One Night One Vernal Pool: 3/10/16. Spotted Salamander
  • First snow of 2017 at Striar Preserve
  • Muskrat
  • First snow of 2017 at Striar Preserve
  • First snow of 2017 at Striar Preserve
  • First snow of 2017 at Striar Preserve
  • First Sunrise of 2017 at Striar Conservancy
  • First Sunrise of 2017 at Striar Conservancy
  • First Sunrise of 2017 at Striar Conservancy
  • New bench installed in March. Looking out on the Winnetuxet River.
  • First visitors at Striar after the new snow on Jan 24, 2016, nothing better!
  • One of the many small streams at Striar Conservancy (Wildlands Trust) on Rte 105 in Halifax MA.
  • "In paths untrodden, Here, by myself, away from the clank of the world" A couple on lines from In Paths Untrodden - Poem by Walt Whitman
  • Untrodden trail.
  • Winters evening light and the beginnings of return the warm hues. Taken Feb 11, 2016.
  • Entrance to Striar Conservancy.
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet at Striars. Taken 10/21/15.
  • Four Thush and a Cowbird egg. This nest was on the ground along a stream.
  • I can always count on seeing a few of these Catbirds towards the back of the property, near the collapsed dike.
  • Eastern Phoebe EAPH
  • Hummingbird, also at the rear of the property near the small pond.
  • I believe this is a Fritallary feeding off Joe Pye Weed.
  • Ovenbird at the Striar Conservancy - Wildlands Trust.
  • Looking towards the Winnetuxet river which flows east to west along the southern border of the sanctuary.