Posts Tagged ‘burlington’

Other Flying Objects: Pearl Crescent

Other Flying Objects: Pearl Crescent

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

These things are everywhere this time of year! ¬†Can’t walk through a meadow without them [&hellip

Dogbane Leaf Beetle Self Portrait

Dogbane Leaf Beetle Self Portrait

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

Which is to say, if you look carefully you can see the photographer peering in [&hellip

A Butterfly Love Story

A Butterfly Love Story

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

Walking across campus the other day I came across these two lovebirds (loveleps?), locked in [&hellip

Between the Vales

Between the Vales

By josh | 251 Birds, Nature, Wildlife

Burlington (Chittenden County) Intervale Town #8 Obviously I’ve been birding in Burlington quite a lot [&hellip

Other Flying Objects- Band-Winged Meadowhawk

Other Flying Objects- Band-Winged Meadowhawk

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

Meadowhawks (genus Sympetrum) can be pretty tough to ID in the field without handling them [&hellip

A Drowsy Night-Heron

A Drowsy Night-Heron

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

My lunchtime jaunt to Burlington’s Intervale yesterday was rewarded with excellent views of a Black-Crowned [&hellip

Other Flying Objects: Blue Dasher

Other Flying Objects: Blue Dasher

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

The blue dasher is one of the more spectacular dragonflies common in northern New England [&hellip

Other Flying Objects: Widow Skimmer

Other Flying Objects: Widow Skimmer

By josh | Nature, Wildlife

Widow Skimmers are large, common dragonflies of the genus Libellula (King Skimmers), which also includes other [&hellip