Saturday, August 27, 2005

River birch

River birch
Originally uploaded by big mike - montana.

This funny looking tree is the only River Birch I've noticed in Bozeman.

River birches are common in Northwest Arkansas, where I lived before moving to Montana. I got pretty good at identifying trees in the "hickory-oak" forest ecology of the Ozarks. However, that knowledge doesn't help a whole lot in the forests of western Montana!

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