Aug 302013
 
Great Blue Heron - LLELA

Great Blue Herons photographed at the Lake Lewisville Environmental Learning Area (LLELA). Observation Details County – Denton City – Lewisville Date – Jul 21, 2013 Time of Day – Morning Temperature – Hot (greater than 89°F/32°C) Weather – Clear Habitat – Undeveloped-Wooded Type of Behavior – Roaming Gender – Uncertain Maturity – Adult Observer –

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Aug 302013
 
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail - Black Form

This is the black form of the Easter Tiger Swallowtail. Ordinarily, these big butterflies are mostly yellow. See this article for an example: Eastern Tiger Swallowtail – Big and Bold This female is a little worse for wear. Her wings are tattered and torn. She was very lethargic and probably not long for this earth.

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