Safe under a leafy canopy, a baby Gray squirrel emerges from its comfy tree cavity to view its “big” new world: Fishers Island.

American Elm, Silver Eel Cove.

From the Field, Field Note, Justine Kibbe, May 29, 2019

A warm invitation from Eastern towhee* this chilly, gray morning…

My neck of the woods, Fishers Island

From the Field, Field Note, Justine Kibbe, May 23, 2019

“Lunch is now being served under the tent”….Tent caterpillars.

From the Field, Field Note, Justine Kibbe, May 23, 2019

Duck Pond’s resident Great Egret.

From the Field, Field Note, Justine Kibbe, May 23, 2019

Demonstration Garden (next to Movie Theater).

From the Field, Field Note, Justine Kibbe, May 22, 2019

*Adult male.

Silver Eel Cove, Fishers Island

From the Field, Field Note, Justine Kibbe, May 20, 2019

Truly.

Song sparrow, Hay Harbor Club Golf Course, Fishers Island.

From the Field, Field Note, Justine Kibbe, May 20, 2019

South Beach, Fishers Island.

From the Field, Field Note, Justine Kibbe, May 20, 2019