May 172012
 

A Red Admiral butterfly photographed in Carrollton, Texas.   County – Dallas City – Carrollton Date – Mar 30, 2012 Time of Day – Morning Temperature – Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C) Weather – Clear Habitat – Undeveloped-Vacant Lot Type of Behavior – Feeding Gender – Uncertain Maturity – Adult Observer – Chris Jackson Main Article – Red

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May 172012
 

An Acrea Moth Caterpillar, also known as the Salt Marsh Caterpillar, found in the Great Trinity Forest in Dallas, Texas.   County – Dallas City – Dallas Date – May 6, 2012 Time of Day – Noon Temperature – Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C) Weather – Cloudy Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Feeding Gender – Uncertain

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May 172012
 

This sizable group of Hackberry Emperor butterflies is feeding on a sap flow. Joining them is a pair of slightly differently patterned Tawny Emperor butterflies as indicated by the red arrows in the first photograph. Can you see the difference?   County – Denton City – Lewisville Date – Sep 29, 2009 Time of Day

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May 172012
 
Red-tailed Hawk - Nest Update 4

May 16, 2012 This observation is the continuation of a previous post. The previous article can be found here: Red-tailed Hawk – Nest Update 3 On today’s visit to the Richardson Red-tailed Hawk nest, I once again found the female sitting high a top the antenna tower. The diligent mother hawk was keeping watch on

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