September 11, 2016 – Beautiful Fall-Like Day – Grasshopper

Day 255 – September 11, 2016 – Sunday

Weather
• A beautiful, comfortable, Fall-like day. Sunny with temperatures in the mid 70s and low humidity.

Temperature – from my weather station, in degrees Fahrenheit (F) and/or Celsius (C)
• High: 76.6 F (3:07 pm)
• Low : 60.2 F (7:39 am)

Temperature – official from TV or Weather Underground, in degrees Fahrenheit
• High:
• Low :

Humidity
• low

Observations
• didn’t get to do much observing

Butterflies
• caterpillars – the 3 black swallowtail caterpillars on the parsley – they have almost finished the parsley growing in the pot and I don’t think they’ve eaten any of what we added from the store
• silver-spotted skipper
• tinies
• cabbage white
• monarch – large one

Birds
• hummingbird
• goldfinch
• cardinals – male, female

Other Animals
• squirrel
• rabbit(s)
• grasshopper – photos
• cicadas
• fireflies – I saw one or two flashes

Photos
• grasshopper

photo of a Grasshopper on seed head of a Cone Flower (Echinacea)

Grasshopper on seed head of a Cone Flower (Echinacea)