This world becomes a much better because all the nurture you gave and the sacrifices you made. To all the Mother in the world, Happy Mother's Day!
|Everglades National Park, Florida, USA|
|Mute Swan, Cygnus olor , Berry College, Georgia|
|Coppery-headed Hummingbird, Costa Rica|
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|The first 10 pupae I got from my first post|
|Newly formed pupa (to the left) is white in color and smoother in appearance. Click image to enlarge|
|Rufous-tailed Hummingbird. Click image to enlarge|
|A Blue-gray Tanager eating a banana, click image to enlarge|
|Do you believe that I did not spread myself with any insect replant|
|I got 10 pupae as of the morning of 1/28/15 ..I have feeling that I will get more tonight!|
|Hydroponic vegetable garden at Los Pinos. December 2014, Costa Rica|
This place is a haven for veggie lovers. I was so amazed to know that this is actually an organic garden!
They don't use any herbicide or pesticide :)
|I caught this when I came home today and I was so excited and snapped a shot right away.|
...I call it "halfway" pupa, it is in the transformation from it's 2nd stage (worm) into the 3rd stage (pupa)! Amazing!
|Follow the arrows to find pupae ...Click photo to enlarge|
|Carlo's son Alan who speaks some English told me his dad made this farm a paradise! During all these years, he grew variety of plants and fruits. There were nothing here when they first moved here 24 years ago!|
|A country with a profound love of wildlife must be a fantastic country to live!|
|Spacious room with two large double beds|
|Towels are artistically folded into the shape of an Elephant and a butterfly (see below)|
|One of three new tags. Image source : DNR website|
|One of three new plates. Image source: DNR Website|
|Eastern Phoebe. Click image to enlarge :)|