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Each month for three years the website featured a listing from the Newton Conservators Almanac

2013
December GREAT HORNED OWL, Bubo virginianus  
November WINTERBERRY, Ilex verticillata    
October SUGAR MAPLE, Acer saccharum    
September ASTER    
August CARDINAL FLOWER, Lobelia cardinalis    
July SPOTTED WINTERGREEN, Chimaphila maculata    
June LITTLE WOOD SATYR, Megisto cymela
   
May JACK-IN-THE-PULPIT, Arisaema triphyllum    
April SPICEBUSH, Lindera benzoin    
March HOODED MERGANSER, Lophodytes cucullatus    
February

NORTHERN SHRIKE, Lanius excubitor

   
January RED-BREASTED NUTHATCH, Sitta canadensis    
       

2012

   
December

RIVER BIRCH, Betula nigra

 
November

WITCH-HAZEL, Hamamelis virginiana

 
October

EASTERN SCREECH OWL, Megascops asio

 
September

GREAT SPANGLED FRITILLARY, Speyeria cybel

 
August

COMMON NIGHTHAWK, Chordeiles minor

 
July

AMERICAN CHESTNUT, Castanea dentata

 
June

EASTERN COMMA BUTTERFLY, Polygonia comma

 
Eastern Comma photo by Pete Gilmore
May

TROUT LILY, Erythronium americanum

   
April

SHADBUSH, Amelanchier canadensis

       
March

AMERICAN WOODCOCK, Scolopax minor

 
February

COMMON HAIR CAP MOSS, Polytrichum commune

 
January

FERNS IN THE SNOW

 
     
2011    
December

WHITE-WINGED CROSSBILL, Loxia leucoptera

 
November

RUDDY DUCK, Oxyura jamaicensis

 
October

SASSAFRAS, Sassafras albidum

 
American Woodcock photo by George McLean Photog ©
September

CEDAR WAXWING, Bombycilla cedrorum

   
August

SWEETFERN, Comptonia peregrina

 

Bloodroot

 

July

MONARCH BUTTERFLY, Danaus plexippus

 
June

GREEN HERON, Butorides virescens

 
May

WILD COLUMBINE, Aquilegia canadensis

 
April

BLOODROOT, Sanguinaria canadensis

 
March

SKUNK CABBAGE, Symplocarpus foetidus

 
February

PUSSY WILLOW, Salix discolor

 
     
Bloodroot photo by Beth E. Schroeder

 

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