Friday, September 25, 2020

Praying Mantis - Sit Spot #607 - September 25, 2020

Praying Mantis
I was trying to get the Mantis in focus
with my iPhone and got this;
I decided to keep the photo as
I liked the way it turned out.

September 25, 2020 10:25 a.m.

Sit 607  : Brush Pile W : Sunny 

+19° (+19°) s 4-6 kph  68% humidity 

Blue Jays,

Downy Woodpecker,


(Traffic noises),

Chipmunk Chipping,


Bees on Goldenrods,

Insect calls,

Canada Goldenrod blooming nearby,

Tall Goldenrod blooming nearby,

Calico Aster blooming nearby,

Arrow-leaved Aster blooming nearby,

 Daisy Fleabane blooming nearby,


1:00 a.m.- Crickets & insects calling, 

6:50 a.m.- (Traffic noises),

Along the trails -



White-breasted Nuthatch,

Monarch Butterfly,

Cabbage White Butterfly,

Red Dragonflies,

Chipmunk Chipping,

Crickets & insects calling,

Garter Snake,


Praying Mantis,

Kitchen Window and Bird Feeder - 

Blue Jays,

Mourning Doves,


Red-breasted Nuthatch,

White-breasted Nuthatch,


Black Squirrels,

Red Squrrels. 

Photo Site #5 - Front "Forest" Trail

1 comment:

Jenn Jilks said...

I haven't seen one in ages!
You are right, it's a great photo.