POTD 5/21/23

May 21, 2023  •  Leave a Comment

NEW CHICK IN TOWN - A Heron chick, only a few days old, is big enough to be seen over the side of the nest. Hatching is often asynchronous, so chicks hatching at different times are not the same size - so we may see more chicks in this nest in a few days.

POTD 5/20/23

May 20, 2023  •  2 Comments

ON THE BLOOM - Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly on Lilac bloom.

POTD 5/19/23

May 19, 2023  •  Leave a Comment

SPOTTED -  Spotted Sandpiper on the beaver pond. Not a regular - but we have seen Sandpipers on the beaver pond in past years. Always on the lookout and love seeing different things. Patience is rewarded!

POTD 5/18/23

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BABY'S BACK - Female Ruby-throated Hummingbird perched near the feeder. The males migrate back first - then the females arrive. We've seen the males' aerial courtship display several times since the females have come back.

POTD 5/17/23

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SAPSUCKER - Female Yellow-bellied Sapsucker looking for water in a tree limb scar.