14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
New moss developing on a log

While out on a nature hike, I discovered this fresh, spring moss growing on the roots of a tall Birch tree. The delicate new growth captured my attention, so I captured it's delicate beginning into this world.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2016
Date Uploaded: 04.2016
Photo Location: Missouri, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5300
Copyright: © Autumn Underberg