Sightings for the Weeks of July 1 and July 8, 2013

Scarlet Rosemallow or Scarlet Hibiscus (Photo by: Jennifer Buchanan)

Scarlet Rosemallow or Scarlet Hibiscus (Photo by: Jennifer Buchanan)

Sightings for the last two weeks at Grand Bay:

1st – Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina) recaptured #74, Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus)

2nd – Marsh Pink (Sabitia stellaris) and Saltmarsh False Foxglove (Agalinis maritima) blooming, two Northern Bobwhite (Colinus virginianus), Pileated Woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus)

4th – Happy Independence Day!

8th – American Alligator (Alligator mississippiensis)

9th – Scarlet Rosemallow (Hibiscus coccineus), Swamp Lily (Crinum americanum), Meadowbeauty (Rhexia sp.) blooming

11th – Cornsnake (Pantherophis guttatus)  Check out our recent post on Facebook to learn more!

12th – Eastern Mud Turtle (Kinosternon subrubrum), seven Atlantic Stingray (Dasyatis sabina), four Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), Brown Comb Jelly (Beroe ovata)


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