URBAN ECOLOGY BLOG

March 25, 2018

Sensitive plant in egg carton planter

You can use any plastic egg carton to make this planter. The best would be one with a clear top and individual egg holding spaces on the bottom.

Plastic egg carton

After finding your carton, gather a sterile, light weight, fine p...

January 25, 2018

If you look around at about 1-4 ft off the ground in brush, you can find mantis egg cases. These eggcases are called "ootheca" in science, which means there are multiple babies inside ready to hatch given the cue.  This one was found about 10 feet from one of our green...

January 18, 2018

This four inch mushroom was seen growing at the beginning of December after a rainstorm. This mushroom, called the shaggy mane mushroom, grows in lawns and meadows. It’s clear where its name comes from by looking at the shaggy appearance of the cap (top bell-looking pa...

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