The Wilding of Tidmarsh: wildlife images in the year following the restoration. 

Photos by Cyndi Jackson

January 2018

 Northern harrier

Northern harrier

 Immature bald eagle

Immature bald eagle

 Northern harrier in flight

Northern harrier in flight

 Northern harrier in flight

Northern harrier in flight

December 2017

 Northern shovelers in flight

Northern shovelers in flight

 Mute swan and gadwalls

Mute swan and gadwalls

 Northern shoveler in flight

Northern shoveler in flight

 Mallards and wigeons taking flight

Mallards and wigeons taking flight

 Muskrat with a mouth full of vegetation

Muskrat with a mouth full of vegetation

 Muskrat eating at the bank of the stream

Muskrat eating at the bank of the stream

 Mute swans and american coot

Mute swans and american coot

 Hooded mergansers

Hooded mergansers

 American coot

American coot

 Bluebirds, house finch, american goldfinch

Bluebirds, house finch, american goldfinch

 Palm warbler

Palm warbler

 Goldfinches feasting on juniper berries

Goldfinches feasting on juniper berries

November 2017

 Northern harrier

Northern harrier

October 2017

 View downstream from the birdge

View downstream from the birdge

 Mallard and wood ducks

Mallard and wood ducks

 White-throated sparrow

White-throated sparrow

 Great blue heron

Great blue heron

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September 2017

 Coopers hawk being chased by crows

Coopers hawk being chased by crows

 Great blue heron

Great blue heron

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 Red-eyed vireo

Red-eyed vireo

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 Red squirrels

Red squirrels

 Hummingbird feeding

Hummingbird feeding

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 Pickerel frog

Pickerel frog

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 Red-banded hairstreak butterfly

Red-banded hairstreak butterfly

August 2017

 Tree swallows

Tree swallows

 Blue-gray gnatcatcher with a spider

Blue-gray gnatcatcher with a spider

 Spider disguised in sweet pepper-bush with captured bumblebee

Spider disguised in sweet pepper-bush with captured bumblebee

 Juvenile bobolink

Juvenile bobolink

 Monarch butterflies on milkweed

Monarch butterflies on milkweed

 Three great egrets

Three great egrets

July 2017

 Black-billed buckoo

Black-billed buckoo

 Monarch butterfly caterpillar

Monarch butterfly caterpillar

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 Great blue heron

Great blue heron

 Great crested flycatcher eating a butterfly

Great crested flycatcher eating a butterfly

 Bullfrog in the water

Bullfrog in the water

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June 2017

 Painted turtle feeding under the bridge

Painted turtle feeding under the bridge

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 Spicebush swallowtail

Spicebush swallowtail

 Box turtle

Box turtle

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 Dragonfly drinking dew from a plant

Dragonfly drinking dew from a plant

 Ringneck snake

Ringneck snake

May 2017

 White-tailed deer

White-tailed deer

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 Spotted turtle

Spotted turtle

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 Herring

Herring

 Osprey

Osprey

 Savannah sparrow

Savannah sparrow

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April 2017

 Kildeer

Kildeer

 Bluebird at the nest box

Bluebird at the nest box