Sightings for the Week of May 13, 2013

Wild Turkey
Photo by: Christina Mohrman

This week at Grand Bay:

13th – Ruby-throated Hummingbirds (Archilochus colubris)

14th – Whitetail Deer (Odocoileus virginianus) four, Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) two, Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)

15th – Bobcat (Lynx rufus), Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)

16th – Pileated Woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus), Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo), Eastern Purple Bladderwort (Utricularia purpurea) blooming

17th – Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)

18th – Red-headed Woodpecker (Melanerpes erythrocephalus), Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius), Wideongrass (Ruppia maritima) in Gautier Bayou



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