28 Oct 2010.
Prime Hook NWR, Sussex Co, DE.
Cods Rd & Fowlers Beach Rd.
This immature bird was chasing grasshoppers at the edge of a recently harvested soybean field.
13 Oct 2013.
Prime Hook NWR, Sussex Co, DE - Fowlers Beach Rd.
Found in a grassy field.
I'm going to guess its a Northern.
My first time finding a live conch snail. I wouldn't know how to ID what specific species it is.
Looks like a starling to me. Just want to be sure.
Not positive on this one
I believe its just a juvenile mockingbird.
Need an ID on the duck in this photo
With some level of variation in the top of the thorax, I thought it might be two Ladona species, but I guess this is the only one that occurs in DE.
50+ eastern pondhawks in force in all sunlit forest clearings. By far, the most abundant ode seen.
Sunlit forest patch.
Arg, I'm feeling rusty -- could this possibly be a yellow-sided skimmer? Or is this the needhami vs aurippenis, with needhami being more likely b/c of the brackish habitat. Not sure if I recognize the thumb, but again, rusty...
I was thinking this might be some new-to-me skipper that perches upside down under leaves, alas...