The Coldest month on average.
2005, Feb 15 Harrier Hawk seen @ South County Line Road.
2006, Feb 15, Record setting dry year, Rey grass JUST starts to green up.
2006, Feb First Martin Scout heard.
2006, Feb 28, Bradford Pear at Robbins Blossums bright white
Mar 15 2019..first small rat snake on the front porch.
Mar 10 2019 first rey grass cutting. By Mar 21, rey is s thick as carpet.
2021 march 15 first frog
2020 mid march. runway fully green from left over rey from last year.
March 21 Vernal equinox
2021 March 21 first swallow
2005 Harrier Hawk seen @ 407 near Jesse’s
???March 15, Average Last freeze of the year?????
Mar 21 2019, first geckos.
Mar 22 2015 first barn swallow on front porch
2005 Martin Scouts Appear
2020 april 20 first June bugs.
Great Horned Owls mgrate through.
They have a VERY loud hoot, typically midnight to 5 AM. Often they perch atop the Robbin’s house.
Male hoots two times, Female hoots three times.
First Agiape spiders hatch from egg sack.
June Bugs invade, followed immediately by toads.
June 21, Summer Solstice
Rye grass gone, Except north side shaded areas
Presides Meteor shower
Nighthawks active at dusk, diving, fluttering sound with wings
Last of the June Bugs
Sept. 21 Autumnal Equinox.
Rye grass appears, if seeded early.
Agiape spiders die.
Barn swallows depart
Toads retreat underground. (hibernate?)
Harrier Hawk active, cruise at 20 feet altitude in open fields. More
<> They Winter in central America, so we only see them for two short seasons as they pass through. Pointed Wing Tips, White band on body.
2004 note: I saw a Harrier Nov. 3 2004, Right on time.
?????average first freeze of the year????????????
Dec. 21 winter solstice