Mating season - first pair were interrupted by the hopeful third, but he eventually got discouraged and left them in peace.
I did like this bluebird house from Antietam, MD
This doe is clearly having a problem. According to Pete Jayne of MD DNR Game Mgt. Program, she probably has infected salivary glands; unusual to see bilateral. Sadly, her future doesn't look good.
Can someone teach me how to hop up a tree upside down? It seems like such a useful skill
A areal sign of spring!
So much variability among the zales, but given the date I'm thinking lunate. Ideas, anyone?
Some do hang around all winter, but this batch seemed to be riding the recent unseasonable warm front.
We are blessed with skinks living under our garage door for quite a while - cousin to the ones in the woodpile? One of our very favorite "first signs of spring"!
Swallows are back! Every single house had a bird perched on top on this part of the drive.
Several rafts of ruddies in this inlet.
Growing under tall trees in lawn of office area