Warm weather brings treasures from outdoors

January 7, 2012 | 7:08 p.m. CST
Sarah Zukoff picks a thistle seed for her craft projects Saturday afternoon at Grindstone Nature Area. She and her husband Anthony Zukoff were looking for oyster mushrooms, which that are normally not easy to find in winter. But the temperatures has been higher than usual, Zukoff collected about a pound of mushrooms the week before at the same trail.

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