052619. View of the Rocky River at the Preserve.
052619. Another view of the Rocky River showing the unexpectedly low level of the water.
052619. Solitary fungus.
052619. A not so solitary fungus.
052619. A view of the flood plain with Dames Rocket in full bloom. Many more of these than we have seen previously.
052619. This type of wave moth was numerous and busy.
052619. Patterns in bark always intrigue me, and this one was great.
052619. Every year the Jack in the Pulpit are common, but this year they were about a foot taller than usual! This has been observed in other places, too.
052619. A Heron observed through the dense foliage. Very little could be seen of the rookery because of the leaves, but they could certainly be heard!
052619. There were heavy stands of Waterleaf starting to bloom.
052619. There has been a small patch of Watercress in a seep for years. It was in bloom here.
052619. Forget-Me-Nots in profusion.
052619. This Scarlet Tananger and his mate posed.
052619. Female Fragile Forktail.
052619. Female Ebony Jewelwing. Lots of them flitting around!
052619. Obliging Garter Snake in the Poison Ivy.
5-13-17. Dryad's Saddle hanging out over the Rocky River.