Sunday, June 15, 2014

Oatka Creek Park • June 15

Clay-colored Sparrow

Eastern Bluebird

Eastern Bluebird and Tree Swallow (in the nesting box entrance)

Eastern Kingbird. Looks like a senior portrait pose!

Eastern Kingbird. "Hey! Get out of MY territory!" Kingbirds get their name from the aggressive way they defend their territories.

Eastern Kingbird. I've been spotted!

White-tailed Deer

Little Wood-Satyr. These appear to be the most numerous butterflies in the park right now, and have been since the beginning of the month. They peak in numbers during June and July. And then they are gone until next summer.

Eastern Towhee during the morning fluff and preen.

Cedar Waxwing

Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron