Douglas State Forest
Nectria damaged Black Birch.
Bill Neill reminds me that is called Nectria galligena
One revived (by melting snow)
bracket mushroom growing on a stump, about 3.5" wide. Bill Neill
identifies it as
Gills. The spore print was
pale beige. The spores were very variable in size and hard to see under
This sign speaks for itself.
Black Birch to the right.
Here is a portion of the trail.
It looks like the forest is regularly harvested since most of the remaining trees are small in diameter.