somewhat random photos – 2

 

Ferns are fascinating. They have enormous numbers of chromosome pairs which makes for really extensive phenotypic plasticity – or ability to express a variety of phenotypes based on their environment at the onset of development. Speciation is really complex in fern ecology.

Morning sun peaks over the mountain as Chris Shockey swings through a pool.

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Bamboo rodmaker. Prognosticator. Fly Angling Purist S.O.B. Dabble in snowboarding/mountain biking/backpacking. Right Wing Environmentalist. Food Junkie. Hillbilly. Intellectual Geek.

Posted on February 25, 2008, in pointnshoot pictures. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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