February 13, 1806
The men at Fort Clatsop continue sewing moccasins in preparation for their trip home. The Captains write about the sword fern, deer fern, and seashore saltgrass.
There are also two species of firn which are common to this country beside that formerly discribed of which the natives eat the roots. these from their disparity in point of size I shall designate the large and small firn. both species continue green all winter.—