Delmarva [Eastern] Fox Squirrel (Sciurus niger cinereus) eating Red Maple flowers on Assateague Island, specifically Chincoteague NWR, VA; this is a better shot of this subspecies than I got at Blackwater NWR in MD. Photo filename: Squirrel,DMV-Fox_Chincoteague,VA_©DaveSpier_D027795flickr (cropped to 1626 x 850, then reduced to 1100 for faster web use) ref.: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delmarva_fox_squirrel and dnr.maryland.gov/naturalresource/fall2002/squirrel.html and www.chesapeakebay.net/fieldguide/critter/delmarva_fox_squ...
Atlantic Mole Crab (Emerita talpoida), food for a Willet; photo: Willet+mole-crab_AssateagueNS,VA_©DaveSpier_D027652flickr
Willet (Tringa semipalmata, syn. Catoptrophorus semipalmatus) carrying a mole crab retrieved from the sand, beach at Assateague National Seashore, Virginia - April 12, 2007 at 2:55 pm - © Dave Spier [cropped to 1783 x 1542 pixels and then downsized to 640 pixel preview]; photo: Willet+mole-crab_AssateagueNS,VA_©DaveSpier_D027652flickr
#214 Red-throated Loon