All photos taken in Jackson Park, except house sparrows, during the last two weeks.
Next nature walk and full moon watch on July 12. Meet at east door of Science and Industry Museum at 6:30 pm. Meet at the Fieldhouse on the Point at 8:15 pm for 8:26 moonrise
green heron- they are nesting in Jackson Park
great blue heron
baltimore oriole at nest
flowers in tulip tree
full moon rising
eastern kingbird near nest with insect
I think it is a female hooded merganser
male wood duck having a bad feather day (molting)
a photo where you can see the rusty red tail feathers on a catbird
the baby gnatcatchers have arrived!
blue spotted purple butterfly
fledgling baltimore oriole?
black-crowned night heron has caught a bullhead catfish
two more goslings!!
whatcha doing mom?
fledgling house sparrows
male and female mallard- male mallard has some blue head feathers–something to do with molting?
ball of fish
female widow skimmer dragonfly