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What

Round Goby Neogobius melanostomus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

July 20, 2014 02:53 PM EDT

Description

This fish was catch in the entrance to the harbor.

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patrick062011

Date

July 6, 2014 03:51 PM EDT

Description

I saw several lighting beetles. Two were even mating.

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Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta) Vanessa atalanta

Observer

patrick062011

Date

July 6, 2014 03:50 PM EDT

Description

I saw for of these on a thistle plant.

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Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 23, 2014 03:02 PM EDT

Description

This heron was at the harbor entrance.

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Dragonflies and Damselflies Order Odonata

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 29, 2014 01:09 PM EDT

Description

This damselfly was on a fishing pole.

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No photos or sounds

What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 12, 2014 10:15 AM EDT

Description

I saw two water snakes swimming in this pond. The first was scared into the water after the group I was with came to close to it. The second water snake was already in the water and only had it's head out.

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No photos or sounds

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 12, 2014 10:25 AM EDT

Description

I saw 2 garter snakes in this field.

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American Robin Turdus migratorius

Observer

patrick062011

Date

May 19, 2014 01:17 PM EDT

Description

I saw this juvenile robin in the harbor Landry room. The bird was hopping around the room and the harbor. I don't know if the bird fledged to soon or fell out of the nest.

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

clayton

Date

May 15, 2014

Description

Flat on the side of the road, unsalvageable.

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Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

clayton

Date

May 10, 2014

Description

Eastern Cottontail beside a railroad track, in good shape. Took home to skin.

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No photos or sounds

What

Felis domesticus Felis catus

Observer

clayton

Date

April 30, 2014

Description

Crushed, roadkill cat on the side of a highway. Not in very good condition but can probably salvage some parts.

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Tern Sterna hirundo

Observer

patrick062011

Date

April 29, 2014 12:40 PM EDT

Description

I watched a common tern fly around the berm at the state park. I have also heard terns in the state park's harbor.

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No photos or sounds

What

Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

patrick062011

Date

April 29, 2014 12:40 PM EDT

Description

I saw a Great Blue Heron flying over the Detroit River. It keep descending closer to the water's surface in order to reduce the headwind.

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Lake Sturgeon Acipenser fulvescens

Observer

patrick062011

Date

April 23, 2014 08:52 AM EDT

Description

This sturgeons was dead. It was between 4 to 5 feet in length.

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No photos or sounds

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Grey Squirrel Sciurus carolinensis

Observer

clayton

Date

March 28, 2014

Description

Melanistic grey squirrel, flat roadkill

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No photos or sounds

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Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

clayton

Date

March 28, 2014

Description

Whole opossum, front and back ends crushed - roadkill

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No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

Observer

clayton

Date

March 7, 2014 03:00 PM EST

Description

A dead Eastern Cottontail on a snowbank. Totally flattened, almost couldn't identify it.

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What

Northern Leopard Frog Lithobates pipiens

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 23, 2013 04:00 PM EDT

Description

I saw this the frog on Belle Isle. It was in a field near a creek.

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Observer

an237008

Date

the past

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Observer

an237008

Date

the past

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Observer

an237008

Date

the past

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patrick062011

Date

May 29, 2013 10:14 AM EDT

Description

This wild flower was blooming in park. This wild flower is not native to Michigan.

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Killdeer Charadrius vociferus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

May 16, 2013 04:26 PM EDT

Description

A co-worker discovered this nest near the staff and boater parking lot. I observed a killdeer approaching the nest after my co-worker and I left the nest. I also observed this killdeer pretending to be hurt so we would chase after it and leave the nest.

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Praying Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

patrick062011

Date

April 25, 2013 04:06 PM EDT

Description

I found this during my walk around the wetland demonstration area at Milliken State Park. My co-worker said this was a praying mantis egg casing.

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Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 19, 2013 07:59 AM EDT

Description

2 male. 1 adult & 1 immature. 1 female. All of them were trying to catch fish in the park harbor. I did see the immature male catch a fish, but was unable to keep it and was also harassed by a seagull. The males and female Goldeneye were not see together. The males were seen before the female.

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No photos or sounds

What

Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 12, 2013 03:36 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

I saw 2 pair of Hooded Mergansers in the park harbor this afternoon.

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What

Common Merganser Mergus merganser

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 7, 2013 11:44 AM EST

Description

I saw several male and female pairs. The was one dominate male because it aggressively charge other males. The birds were also very skittish and flew away each time I wanted closer to the water. The photos that i posted with this entry are of these birds flying away.

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Common Merganser Mergus merganser

Observer

patrick062011

Date

November 1, 2012 05:48 PM EDT

Description

I saw this merganser in the harbor around 3:30 pm. It had a brown head and I was told by a birder that this merganser was a female. It tried to take off from a short distance but could not. So the female merganser swam back further and took another try. It made it.

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 23, 2012 01:07 PM EDT

Description

Saw this butterfly on our open field.

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Spotted cucumber beetle Diabrotica undecimpunctata

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 23, 2012 10:43 AM EDT

Description

This beetle was crawling on my material walking back to the office.