Tag: park

Cat – Not Cat

The photo with the black background shows a Fisher (Pekania pennanti) which is a wild animal and is NOT a pet. (Pic by Paul Fusco/CT DEEP) The other photo is a domesticated cat (Felis catus), the late Prince Caspian who…

Plop, Plop, Frog

When a green frog is at water’s edge and someone or something approaches, it will leap into the safety of the water with a “plop” and let out a startled squawk. This alarmed squawk led to the green frog being…

Cicada Wasps

My daughter sent me this photo last night while she and her family were visiting the park. “What does this mean she asked?” I figured since you and many others were probably asking the same thing I’d explain. FIRST OFF…