Doris chillen on a pole accross from the nest
Doris waiting for George to deliver sticks.
Eastern Painted Turtles
Eastern Painted Turtle
Doris has beautiful eyes.
Doris checking me out as she rearanges the nest.
Looks like he spent the winter under the ice dieing of old age. Vulture chow now.
Spring mating ball.
Lots of turtles, including turtle heads poking out.
Stick delivery, George brings in a sizable branch while Doris waiting for rearangement duty.
George drops off stick. Doris is inspecting the delivery.
George dropped stick and off for another. Doris waits to arrange it properly.
George is off for another stick and Doris is checking out a turkey vulture flying over.
George in flight!
Sign explaining the homestead.
Yes that is the species.
Hiding out in a vernal pool.