some sort of sage or artemisia?
Spider with two fireflies in web.
This little one lost his mum, and was running around calling. The hand is just there to keep him from running forward. He found a place to hide for the night, and went silent as the sun went down. Hopefully mom finds him tomorrow.
To record observations of living things within Fontenelle Forest nature preserve, in Nebraska. Many research projects are done in Fontenelle, and tracking observations of the living things within the Forest may be of help in some of these projects, so I feel it's a worthwhile endeavor to collect the data.