Everything seems to be early this year, and quite thirsty due to the extended dry, hot spell enveloping central Ontario.
Caught a quick pic of this dragonfly taking a breather on a bee balm leaf.
via Catch The Buzz —
There are some critters out there who are really enjoying these hot early autumn days.
F/6.3, 1/100, ISO 250. Bumblebee What do you call a wasp? A wanna-bee! Interesting Fact: Bumblebees use sense of smell to detect flowers rich in nectar. Sense of smell is located on the antennas on the head. ( http://www.softschools.com/facts/animals/bumblebee_facts/582/ )
Sound of crickets ‘could become a thing of the past’ – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-38920199
Everyone needs a warm place to snuggle up for winter. That includes members of the insect world! With this in mind, my coworkers and I created a beautiful overwintering habitat for bugs in the Ripley Garden! Call it a Bug-A-bode. Or a Bug House. Or an insect-ominium. No matter what you call it, hopefully it […]
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