Archive for the ‘Local Insects’ Category

First, I was pretty excited to see that the Turkey Vultures had come back to the mountain. Watching them clumsily attempting to catch the wind in their wings is something else. We usually have quite a few on this mountain all summer long.  (I also know exactly where they roost which is actually a fun […]


p.s. Before I completely forget – getting old is tricky on the mind. Janet once again came to my rescue and identified the species of this wasp. It is (drum roll please) and I quote… “Ah! Polistes dominulus … paper wasp.” ~ Janet Wilkin’s from A Little Bit o’ Everything.