August 2017

Ladybird Grass Slope

A ladybird considers the downward slope of a blade of ornamental grass. These are the decisions ladybirds have to make every day — do I walk or do…

Meadow Brown Butterfly

The Meadow Brown and Gatekeeper butterflies are very similar, so they’re difficult to tell apart. It turns out that I’ve been incorrectly labeling some of them for a…

Peacock Butterfly

It’s been a good month for butterflies. That said, I haven’t seen the peacock butterfly around very often, and not for a couple of years. One turned up…