An Eastern Emerald Elysia on the Ninigret Tidal Flats.
A Willet, unhappy with my presence, at the Ninigret Tidal Flats.
A New England Bluet at Burlingame Management Area. I think because the antehumeral is slightly wider than the humeral and the amount of blue (which looks more pointed) on the middle abdominal segments suggest this is a New England over a Pine Barrens.
A Worm-eating Warbler at Burlingame MA.
A Unicorn Clubtail at Burlingame MA.
An Indian Skipper at Francis C. Carter Memorial Preserve.
A Common Raven at Francis C. Carter Memorial Preserve. It was being quite vocal.
A male Spicebush Swallowtail at Burlingame MA.
A Red-spotted Purple caterpillar at Francis C. Carter Memorial Preserve.
A singing Grasshopper Sparrow at Francis C. Carter Memorial Preserve.
A Roundneck Sexton Beetle at Francis C. Carter Memorial Preserve. It was still alive, but seemed to be in pretty bad shape. Quite a few mites underneath.
A Dreamy Duskywing at Francis C. Carter Memorial Preserve.
A Little Blue Heron at Succotash Salt Marsh. Uncommon in RI.
A Snowy Owl on East Beach seen from the Charlestown Breachway.
Second Snowy Owl of the day, this time on East Beach (viewed from across the channel on the Charlestown Breachway side).
A Bald Eagle at Trustom Pond NWR.
A Variegated Fritillary at Tuckahoe Farms.
A Chickweed Geometer Moth at Tuckahoe Farms. The feathery antennae indicate a male.
A Whitebanded Crab Spider at Tuckahoe Farms.
A pair of Caspian Terns on the Ninigret tidal flats. The juvenile on the left was still begging a little.
A Wilson's Phalarope on the Ninigret tidal flats. It was running around snapping up little flies off the mud and grass. Juvenile.
A Marbled Godwit on the Ninigret tidal flats.
A European Sowbug at Kettle Pond NWR.
A Spotted Salamander (small metamorph) at Kettle Pond NWR.
A Mantis Shrimp at the Ninigret tidal flats. At the time I assumed this was just a very small Squilla empusa, but now I think this is actually Nannosquilla grayi.
A Stilt Sandpiper on the Ninigret tidal flats.
A Solitary Glassy-bubble Snail in the tidal flats of Ninigret Pond.