A Rocky Mountain Dotted Blue along the South Boulder Creek Trail.
A Fox Squirrel in Boulder, CO.
Winter Moths by the outside light. Introduced.
A male Eurasian Wigeon in Perry Mill Pond.
A pair of Redheads in Perry Mill Pond.
A Snowy Owl on the rocks at Sachuest Point NWR. The amount of barring I think suggests an immature bird.
A Ross's Goose at Yawgoo Mill Pond. Clean head with vertical bill attachment. This individual has been around for about a week. Despite the poor photos, I had pretty good scope views. Uncommon vagrant here.
A Tortoiseshell Limpet attached to an old Channeled Whelk shell found in Potter Pond.
A colorful notata variety Quahog from Potter Pond.
A Quahog from Potter Pond. The more colorful notata variety.
A Quahog from Potter Pond. The second photo shows the necks as they siphon water while buried in the mud. The first photo is the same quahog after digging it up.
Some Bay Scallop seeds from Potter Pond.
A Bay Scallop from Potter Pond.
Salps in Potter Pond. Probably Thalia democratica.
A Jonah Crab by the State Pier in Jerusalem, RI. Separated from Atlantic Rock Crab by jagged marginal teeth, more robust claws and more (relative) forward loaded carapace.
A pair of Long-claw Hermit Crabs from Potter Pond.
A Green Crab in Potter Pond. Sometimes regenerated limbs lack pigment.
A rare vagrant Northern Wheatear (non-breeding female or maybe a first winter) at URI's Peckham Farm.
A group of American Pipits at Peckham Farm. Not the greatest photo, but I had a good scope view.
A Vesper Sparrow at Moonstone Beach.
A Ruby-crowned Kinglet at Trustom Pond NWR.
A pair of Greater White-fronted Geese mixed in a flock of Canada Geese at Trustom Pond NWR. Not overly convincing photos, but I had a decent scope view. They had been around for several days.
A Mottled Darner at Trustom Pond NWR.
A Virginia Tiger Moth caterpillar near the entrance of East Matunuck State Beach.
An immature Cooper's Hawk near Potter Pond.
A juvenile Bald Eagle flying over Potter Pond.
A Merlin near Potter Pond.
A group of American Oystercatchers at Napatree Point.
A group of juvenile Black Skimmers at Napatree Point.