Nature Happenings in June


 -June is Perennial Garden Month & National Rivers Month
 -Hummingbirds are nesting; they may become scarce at your feeders until July.
 -Tiger Swallowtail and Monarch Butterflies emerge.
 -Young birds leave their nests; their parents are usually nearby. Do not disturb them.
 -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.
 -First fireflies of the year
 -Fawns continue to be born mid-May through mid-June.
 -Wood Duck and Mallard ducklings hatch and venture forth early in the month.
 -Canada Geese begin molting.
 -Young Woodchucks and raccoons emerge and venture out with their mothers.