|Bluebirds are moving around in small family flocks now that nesting is finished.|
|Young Osprey should be learning to fish.|
|Ceder Waxwings only begin to nest in August.|
|Dragonflies come in numerous beautiful colors and patterns. We are grateful for their diet of mosquitoes.|
|Great Egrets hunt along the rocky shore.|
|Painted Turtles will have laid their eggs in June, but never tend their nests so they are free to bask in the sunshine!|
|Red Winged Blackbirds continue to stake clam to their territories.|
|Robins may have multiple broods from spring through late summer.|
|Shorebirds have started their southern migration.|
|Tiger Swallowtails continue to adorn the late summer flowers.|
|Tree Swallow are beginning to line the telephone wires.|
|Despite their decline, we hope to see more Monarchs as the summer goes on.|
Enjoy these beautiful summer days. Hike on one of the nearby Avalonia Preserves and have a beautiful time of your own.
Photographs by Rick Newton.