Nests are usually built in deciduous trees, such as aspen , alder, cottonwood, or willow, but they may also be in firs or other conifers.
The golden aspen, sometimes referred to as the quaking or trembling aspen , along with cottonwoods are responsible for the region's lemony landscapes.
I also suggested that it appeared to be blinking because she was looking at it through the fluttering leaves of an aspen tree.
Valley after valley floats a handful of cottonwood and aspen trees in a dry ocean of sagebrush, the pale gray green running out the flats and over the hills.
What may follow in the path of the dead forest will likely be a mix of grasses and more hardwood trees like birch, aspen and alder.
Trees like aspen , poplar and birch actually have a very low flammability rate, according to the Fire Smart Web site.
The stony soil below was covered by dense forests of live oak, Douglas fir, aspen , maple, ponderosa pine, madrone, Arizona cypress, and juniper.
Today's excess of elk and buffalo have destroyed woody species such as willow, aspen , cottonwood, alder and serviceberry along the streams and rivers.
Even before the aspen and willows leaf out in the spring you'll see honeysuckles' green haze in abandoned fields and across wooded hillsides.
The trail they followed was lead by a small stream to their right, or to the north, while there left side was a light forest of trees that were no longer palm trees, but aspens and pine trees.