Painted Skimmer Dragonfly (Libellula semifasciata)
Painted Skimmer Dragonfly
Female painted bunting.
Female indigo bunting.
A male northern cardinal.
A female painted bunting.
A great egret and its reflection. The colors on the surface of the water are reflections of leaves on the pond's bank.
Wood storks in conflict over nesting sites.
A great egret in flight, light through its wings accentuating the feather detail.
A great egret forcing another from its nest area.
Great egrets taking to the air in a conflict over nesting territory.
Great egrets in conflict. Aggression usually occurs when one encroaches on the nesting territory of another. These conflicts usually end with threats but at times contact is made and injuries may be incurred.
A great egret isolated by glare on the surface of the water compose this image.
Green Tree Frog (Hyla cineria)
Barking Tree Frog (Hyla gratiosa).
Portrait of an eleven point Virginia white-tailed buck.
A violet-tailed sylph hummingbird perched on a yucca-like leaf.
n immature wisteria bug, or lablab, an invasive species from China.
A northern crab spider awaits arrival of its next meal.
A Virginia white-tailed deer demonstrating lip curl or flehmen behavior, behavior seen near or in rut. 110609-5039