I saw two male juncos in this spot. They seemed to be unafraid of me. They were also fluffing their feathers to stay warm. The two males also reacted when a played a recording of a male dark eye junco on my itouch. They first fly to my left and then behind me.
I saw a female downy. She was pecking into a tree to get food.
Saw 3 snails. 2 adults, 1 young
I saw on eating along the main trail
I heard multiple frogs calling. At least 4 frogs were calling.
It was hawking for insects.
I saw one firefly in the yard in my neighborhood. I saw it flashing.
I saw three bats flying around in the yard in my neighborhood. I could also hear them making a clicking sound to find their food.
I saw three grazing in the medium right before it became the Van Dyke expressway. The weather was clearing, but it had rained earlier in the evening.
I saw a rabbit while I was walking in my neighborhood. It was around dusk and the temp was in the high 70s or low 80s. The rabbit was feeding on plants when I came behind it. It did not move until I was parallel with it.
I heard what sounded to be a wild turkey in the park. The call sounded closest to the female warning call heard on my Audubon bird app
I heard this frog in the pond behind the parking lot of the Sterling Heights Nature Center. I only heard one frog.
I saw this insect in a bathroom. It head was black and it's wing we're red with a strip of black. It was .19 inches.
I saw one mourning dove while I was walking on the trails at Riverbend Park in Shelby.
I saw a chickadee while I was walking in Riverbend Park in Shelby.
I saw these berries on the nature trails at the Sterling Heights Nature Center. The berries were bright red and a little smaller then a blueberry. The first photo is of the berry. The second photo is of the bark from the tree that had the berries.
I found this spider the the downstairs bathroom sink. It's body was roughly the size of a sharp pencil tip. It had light brown to tan legs and a dark brown to black body.
In total I saw 3 male mallards and 4 female mallards. One mated pair was not in these photos. They did seem use to human feeding because they crossed the river when they saw me stop and approach the edge.
I saw this chrysalis on the side of the house. I don't know if it belongs to a butterfly or moth.
I saw a skunk while driving the street. It is hard to say for sure if it was a stripped skunk. It was sprinkling and at night when I saw it.
This wolf spider was at the bottom of the stairs. He was brown and black and about the size of a coffee cup lid.
This small spider was right outside the door. It maybe a little bit bigger then a pencil eraser. It was mostly black, but had some reddish or orange on it's abdomen.
I saw a American Goldfinch fly up within 15 feet of me after I whistled two times.
I believe I saw one of these beetles outside on a drive way. When I got closer to examine it more, it got into a defensive position and even sounded like it grunted or made some kind of warning nose.
This insect was found in a house. It clearly had six legs. It's antenna we're about as long as it's body. It's color was a light shade of brown
I saw 2 honey bee on this bush taking either getting the nectar or pollen. Along with the honey bees I saw two bumble bees on this bush.
I saw this plant on my walk through the northern Clinton river trail.