Jeff Clark

Joined: May 28, 2020 Last Active: Oct 24, 2021 iNaturalist Monthly Supporter since September 2020

I love going out and wandering in nature and celebrating how little I know and how much there is to learn.

Besides nature, I love books. I own a lot of them. I have a decent sized collection of field guides and related. I enjoy puzzling through identifications using my books as well as online tools like the various amazing keys to various insects, bugguide, etc. I am not an expert in anything but have a lot of breadth.

I like to challenge myself making IDs and I know that I am not always correct. Please, please, tell me if I am wrong and do not take any ID I make as gospel. I will respond to any comments etc.

I am also a bit of a newfound fanatic of plant galls. So much so that I have built a website dedicated to help catalog and identify them. If it were not for iNat the conjunction of people and events to make this possible likely would have never occurred. and github for source:

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Fairfax, VA

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