Aug 232013
 
Striped Skunk - Nighttime Encounter

Intrepid nighttime bike rider David Mimlitch illuminated this startling situation with his bike’s headlight. While traveling down Carrollton’s blue trail, David’s powerful 1300 lumen spotlight revealed two Striped Skunks just off the trail up ahead of him. How do you pass by a couple of skunks lying in wait beside your path? Very carefully!

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Aug 232013
 
Prairie Boopie - Ridiculous Name

This oddly named grasshopper—the Prairie Boopie—was found on a Lake Lewisville floodplain. With him were likely millions of other grasshoppers of multiple different species. Summer is grasshopper season in North Texas! Observation Details County – Denton City – Little Elm Date – Jul 20, 2013 Time of Day – Morning Temperature – Hot (greater than

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