We thought we discovered a new species of purple beetle today at CoHo… …but it turns out this Longhorn beetle just happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time while painting was going on. Building 2 is being painted purple and the beetle got a coat! No other wildlife has been spotted […]
Here at CoHo we get excited when we see pollinators. And today a Monarch butterfly was spotted on a milkweed.Why is this so exciting? Monarchs are the rock stars of the insect world. And butterflies are important pollinators. These guys will always be welcome here at CoHo!
A wren and a pair of chickadees have been engaged in loud, continuous squabbles over a nesting hole in the fence behind building two. Wren makes the most noise, so you could say the wren is in the catbird seat. The chickadee does the most bullying, chasing the wren around the area. The early morning […]
Just a little garter snake trying to stay warm under the dryer vents. Looks like the vents need some cleaning!
These shrews were hard to take pictures of, but we got one up close and not afraid of people. Always nice to sees signs of life at CoHo even during the winter months.
This big guy was caught trotting around CoHo today, apparently looking for some things to feast on before Thanksgiving.Have a great Thanksgiving!