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Gathering Clouds

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1/80s, f7.1, 400ISO, autoWB, 18mm.

After a long work day, clouds form over Lake 240.

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Written by Dalila

August 15, 2017 at 8:36 pm

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Caddis on Leaf

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1/125s, f9, 800ISO, autoWB, 90mm Tamron macro.

A large mottled brown caddisfly perches in a folded leaf on the spit between lakes.

Written by Dalila

August 14, 2017 at 8:35 pm

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Green Dragonfly

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1/160s, f8, 400ISO, autoWB, 90mm Tamron macro.

I found this large dragonfly (likely Odonata: Anisoptera: Gomphidae: Hagenius brevistylus) in the sand and put it in a nearby spruce tree to dry.

Written by Dalila

August 13, 2017 at 3:25 pm

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Giant Eastern Crane Fly

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1.3s, f10, 800ISO, autoWB, 90mm Tamron macro. tripod

This brown striped crane fly (Diptera: Pediciidae: Pedicia albivitta) is a striking crane fly.

Written by Dalila

August 13, 2017 at 12:33 am

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BioHauls

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1/320s, f7.1, 200ISO, autoWB, 18mm.

Before we start our experiment, we collect phytoplankton and zooplankton to add to our enclosures.

Written by Dalila

August 12, 2017 at 12:49 pm

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Bottom Sediments

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1/160s, f7.1, 200ISO, autoWB, 18mm.

Sediments can be seen along the shore of Lake 240 when using a polarizing filter.

Written by Dalila

August 11, 2017 at 7:11 pm

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White Moth

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1/200s, f9, 800ISO, autoWB, 90mm Tamron macro.

Moths continue to be attracted to the light outside the door. This small pale moth is another specimen.

Written by Dalila

August 10, 2017 at 9:05 am

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