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What

Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 2, 2014 04:05 PM EST

Description

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.

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No photos or sounds

What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 1, 2014 02:45 PM EST

Description

I heard this bird while walking back to the Dairy Barn. When I saw able to spot it with some binoculars I noticed the red patch on it's head and the black patch on it's breast.

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Rodents Order Rodentia

Observer

patrick062011

Date

December 27, 2013 10:14 AM EST

Description

I saw these tracks on a log in a fire wood pile next to the park office. The naturalist I was with said it was a mouse track.

Photos / Sounds

What

American Toad Anaxyrus americanus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 21, 2013 11:29 AM EDT

Description

I saw this toad around the milk house. It was a light color.

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Walking Sticks Family Phasmatidae

Observer

patrick062011

Date

August 14, 2013 03:49 PM EDT

Description

We had a camper find this walking stick along the one of the paths at Bloomer Park.

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What

Eastern Black Swallowtail Papilio polyxenes

Observer

patrick062011

Date

August 20, 2013 09:18 PM EDT

Description

I saw this caterpillar on the plant of my coworker. I saw it's orange antenna.

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White-tailed Deer Odocoileus virginianus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 29, 2013 07:56 PM EDT

Description

I saw this female grazing while I was driving home. The weather was in the 70s with little humidity. This sighting also took place around 7:30 pm.

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What

Snail

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 28, 2013 09:35 AM EDT

Description

Saw 3 snails. 2 adults, 1 young

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Cottontail Rabbits Genus Sylvilagus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 28, 2013 09:48 AM EDT

Description

I saw on eating along the main trail

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No photos or sounds

What

Green Frog Lithobates clamitans

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 28, 2013 09:47 AM EDT

Description

I heard multiple frogs calling. At least 4 frogs were calling.

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No photos or sounds

What

Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 28, 2013 09:46 AM EDT

Description

It was hawking for insects.

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Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 10, 2013 06:49 PM EDT

Description

I saw this painted turtle along the trails at Riverbend Park in Rochester Hills.

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What

Green Frog Lithobates clamitans

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 10, 2013 04:14 PM EDT

Description

This green frog started as a tadpole with legs when it was brought to my work. It was collected at Riverbend Park in Rochester Hills. The frog still has a part of it's tail left.

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What

Bird

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 2, 2013 05:06 PM EDT

Description

This little chick fell from it's nest in the calf barn. It is most likely a house sparrow because those have been the most frequently seen bird flying into the barn.

Photos / Sounds

What

Snail

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 1, 2013 09:05 AM EDT

Description

I found this snail crossing the parking lot of the museum. The snail shell was roughly the size of my thumb's figure nail.

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What

Green Frog Lithobates clamitans

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 2, 2013 11:10 AM EDT

Description

I saw this green frog around the gazebo. It the frog had a small external eardrum and prominent dorsolateral.

Photos / Sounds

What

American Toad Anaxyrus americanus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

May 18, 2013 04:49 PM EDT

Description

I saw this toad hopping along the stone fence near the pond where the tadpoles were found.

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What

Tadpoles

Observer

patrick062011

Date

May 18, 2013 04:55 PM EDT

Description

I found these tadpole in one of the ponds on the property. They were about the size of a pea.

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What

Chipmunk

Observer

patrick062011

Date

May 6, 2013 10:14 AM EDT

Description

I saw this chipmunk in the tree. It had a piece of hay on his head. I first saw the chipmunk around the gazebo and then around this tree.

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Frog Lithobates clamitans

Observer

patrick062011

Date

May 6, 2013 10:13 AM EDT

Description

I saw this frog on the stones around the pond in the farmhouse backyard.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

White-tailed Deer Odocoileus virginianus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 30, 2013 11:52 PM EDT

Description

I saw one maybe two deer. The time was roughly early evening and it was near Paint Creek.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 28, 2013 05:40 PM EDT

Description

I heard one red-winged blackbird calling from a tree while I was walking

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Robin Turdus migratorius

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 28, 2013 05:55 PM EDT

Description

I saw 3 robins on the lawn.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 2, 2013 04:20 PM EST

Description

I saw one mourning dove while I was walking on the trails at Riverbend Park in Shelby.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Black-capped Chickadee Parus atricapillus [inactive]

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 2, 2013 04:30 PM EST

Description

I saw a chickadee while I was walking in Riverbend Park in Shelby.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Black-capped Chickadee Parus atricapillus [inactive]

Observer

patrick062011

Date

February 10, 2013 05:47 PM EST

Description

I saw 2 chickadees in this field.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata

Observer

patrick062011

Date

February 10, 2013 05:51 PM EST

Description

I heard 3 blue jays calling at this location. I saw 2 jays fly west after I played the blue jay call on my Audubon app.

Birds

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What

Birds Class Aves

Observer

patrick062011

Date

December 31, 2012 02:11 PM EST

Description

I believe the hawk in these pictures is a Copper's hawk. The light color chest feathers and dark gray to brown back feathers are what made me think it was a Cooper's hawk.

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What

Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii

Observer

patrick062011

Date

December 31, 2012 02:11 PM EST

Description

I believe the hawk in the two photos are a Cooper's hawk. The light brown coloring on the chest and the dark gray to brown feathers on the back made me think it was this type of hawk.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

patrick062011

Date

December 31, 2012 01:24 PM EST

Description

I saw 4 male cardinals at the bend in the stony creek. I first tried to call the first one I saw, but got no response. When I tried the encounter call, I think I had one of the other ones respond.