Sunday, December 28, 2014

New Longjohns


Thawing Relations

Red Squirrel; Tamiasciurus hudsonicus

Red Squirrel; Tamiasciurus hudsonicus

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Sunday, December 07, 2014

Saturday, December 06, 2014

Conehead

Black-capped Chickadee; Poecile atricapilla

Monday, December 01, 2014

Friday, November 28, 2014

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Friday, October 24, 2014

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Another Golden Handshake

Sugar Maple; Acer saccharum

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Duet

Red Maple; Acer rubrum

Saturday, October 04, 2014

Timepiece

Red Maple; Acer rubrum

Monday, September 29, 2014

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Thursday, September 11, 2014

A Treasured Handful

A Treasured Handful of Waning Summer Light

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

The Lure of the Secret Shadowed Wood


A Splash of Rain

Great Northern Aster; Aster modestus

Great Northern Aster; Aster modestus

Monday, August 25, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Friday, August 01, 2014

In the Pink

Great Spangled Fritillary; Speyeria cybele

Great Spangled Fritillary; Speyeria cybele

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Thursday, June 12, 2014

A Butterfly Finds Elysium

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail; Papilio glaucus
I'm anthropomorphizing, but it struck me, to a butterfly, this might seem paradise.

In keeping with that fantasy, and with a glance back, things have certainly changed since the fiery days of Taking Elysium.

Saturday, May 31, 2014

An Entomologist's-eye View

Golden Northern Bumble Bee; Bombus fervidus

A Botanist's-eye View

Common Dandelion; Taraxacum officinale

Saturday, May 24, 2014

A Bee Shy of a Berry

Woodland Strawberry; Fragaria vesca

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Mind Where You Step

Early Blue Violet; Viola adunca

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Survivor

White-tailed Deer; Odocoileus virginianus
It was a brutal winter and I've been concerned regarding the paucity of deer this spring. They usually show up in March when, most years, the snow begins to melt from the meadows. I finally saw tracks a couple of days ago, and this morning, was treated to this sight.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

A Handsome Cheek

Eastern Chipmunk; Tamias striatus

Eastern Chipmunk; Tamias striatus

Monday, April 14, 2014

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Lichen Spring

Lipstick Cladonia; Cladonia macilenta

False Pixie Cup; Cladonia chlorophaea

Saturday, April 05, 2014

Feather Dust-up

Dark-eyed Junco; Junco hyemalis