Monthly Archives: July 2014

Two-lined Salamander (Eurycea bislineata)

Found this little guy with a seine net. They are quite common in the northeast. They are insectivores and get their name from the two dark stripes running along their back. Advertisements

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Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa)

This colorful plant is a butterfly favorite. It’s flowers are a source of nectar for many butterflies and it’s leaves are a food source for monarch butterfly caterpillars. If you look closely at the pictures you can see tiny yellow … Continue reading

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