Recent Sightings

Sightings From August 2017

August 30, 2017

Katydid

Katydid

This katydid (Tettigoniidae) was found blending in amongst the leaves at North Lookout. 

Photo by Bill Moses.

August 23, 2017

tiger swallowtail by bill moses

tiger swallowtail by bill moses

This stunning Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) was seen resting in our Native Plant Garden last week! This species of butterfuly is one of the most familiar butterflies in our region. 

Photo by Bill Moses. 

August 15, 2017

Joe Pye Weed

Joe Pye Weed

Our pollinators are loving the late summer bloomers, such as the joe pye weed (Eupatorium maculatum) in our native plant garden!

Photo by Rebekah Smith.

August 3, 2017

Eastern Garter Snake

Eastern Garter Snake

This eastern garter snake (Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis) was spotted slithering between the rocks at South Lookout. We've been seeing quite a few snakes on the Mountain this year! 

Photo by Rebekah Smith.

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