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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.

Photos / Sounds

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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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Observer

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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What

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.

Photos / Sounds

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What

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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What

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.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 12, 2013 03:36 PM EDT

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.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

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.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 23, 2012 01:07 PM EDT

Description

Saw this butterfly on our open field.

Photos / Sounds

What

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.

Photos / Sounds

What

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 23, 2012 12:17 PM EDT

Description

One of my guests at the park today found this caterpillar on a milkweed.

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What

American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 18, 2012 12:13 PM EDT

Description

I observed two kestrels flying over the park this afternoon with another park guide.

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What

Red Osier Dogwood Cornus sericea

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 17, 2012 02:43 PM EDT

Description

This plant is growing near the water. It appears to be growing in a group.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 17, 2012 02:40 PM EDT

Description

This thistle species is growing around the park's wetlands. It currently has seed blossoms.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

frogs and toads Order Anura

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 17, 2012 03:05 PM EDT

Description

While walking through the wetlands I saw 2 small frogs. Both frogs were mostly brown on their back so that made harder to identify.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 01:27 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 02:54 PM EDT

Description

Found along the harbor.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 01:25 PM EDT

Description

Native. Does not show Caine

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What

Fall aster

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 01:15 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 01:17 PM EDT

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Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 01:13 PM EDT

Description

Native

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What

Indian grass Fejervarya limnocharis

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 01:09 PM EDT

Description

Native plant

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What

Chichory

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 12:57 PM EDT

Description

It is non native and low level invasive

Photos / Sounds

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 01:05 PM EDT

Description

It is a native, but it can act invasive.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 01:02 PM EDT

Description

Most domanent erri grads

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 11, 2012 10:39 AM EDT

Description

While I was walking out to the fishing pier I heard this bird.