Thursday, June 18, 2015

Oatka Creek Park • June 18

Common Ringlet

Yellow Warbler

Widow Skimmer, female

Gray Catbird

Song Sparrow

Common Milkweed

Eastern Towhee

Eastern Towhee

Great Spangled Fritillary

Great Spangled Fritillary

Oatka Creek. The effects of the Emerald Ash Borer invasion are evident in the park. Note all the dead ashes, barren of leaves while all other species are full of leaves.

Northern Pearly-eye

Northern Pearly-eye. Note the interesting flush of pink on the hindwing of this individual.