Nature Happenings

June

  • June is Perennial Garden Month & National Rivers Month
  • Bird migration is finished. Birds that are here now are summer residents that nest.
  • As the month progresses, feeders can become busy with visiting parents and fledglings.
  • House Wrens are nesting in the northern part of region.
  • Keep your feeders and bird baths clean and your seed fresh.
  • Wood Duck and Mallard ducklings hatch and venture forth early in the month.
  • Canada Geese begin molting.
  • Fawns continue to be born through mid-month.
  • Bats give birth.
  • Young woodchucks and raccoons emerge and venture out with their mothers.
  • Bullfrogs begin calling.
  • Crickets begin nightly serenade.