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Nature in Concord

August 14, 2017

A common whitetail skimmer at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
A common whitetail skimmer at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
American lotus blossoms at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
American lotus blossoms at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
American lotus blossoms at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
American lotus blossoms at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.

Joan Chasan photographed a common whitetail skimmer and American lotus blossoms at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord.

Blanding's Turtle Nesting in Concord

June 15, 2017

A Blanding's turtle in Concord, photographed by Rochelle Steinberg.
A Blanding's turtle in Concord, photographed by Rochelle Steinberg.

Rochelle Steinberg photographed this nesting Blanding's turtle in Concord. Rochelle volunteers with Grassroots Wildlife Conservation as part of their Blanding's Turtle Monitoring and Headstarting Program. Learn more about the Blanding's turtle from Massachusetts Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program, which lists the turtle as Threatened in Massachusetts.

Great Blue Heron in Concord

July 26, 2017

A great blue heron at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A great blue heron at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A great blue heron at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A great blue heron at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed this great blue heron at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord.

Damselfly in Concord

July 23, 2017

A blue-fronted damselfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Greg Dysart.
A blue-fronted damselfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Greg Dysart.

Greg Dysart photographed this blue-fronted dancer damselfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord.

Damselflies in Concord

July 16, 2017

An eastern forktail damselfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Greg Dysart.
An eastern forktail damselfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Greg Dysart.
A fragile forktail damselfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Greg Dysart.
A fragile forktail damselfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Greg Dysart.

Greg Dysart photographed an eastern forktail and a fragile forktail at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord.

Nature at Great Meadows in Concord

June 29, 2017

A Canada goose gosling at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A Canada goose gosling at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A Canada goose gosling at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A Canada goose gosling at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern water snake at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern water snake at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern water snake at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern water snake at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red admiral butterfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red admiral butterfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red admiral butterfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red admiral butterfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed a Canada goose gosling, a northern water snake, and a red admiral butterfly at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord.

Birds in Concord

May 31, 2017

Great blue herons at a nest in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
Great blue herons at a nest in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A marsh wren at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A marsh wren at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A yellow warbler at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A yellow warbler at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed great blue herons at a nest in Concord, and a marsh wren, a red-winged blackbird, and a yellow warbler at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord.

Cormorants in Concord

May 23, 2017

Double-crested cormorants on the Sudbury River in Concord, photographed by Terri Ackerman.
Double-crested cormorants on the Sudbury River in Concord, photographed by Terri Ackerman.

Terri Ackerman photographed these double-crested cormorants on the Sudbury River in Concord.

Eastern Screech owl in Concord

May 20, 2017

An eastern screech owl in Concord, photographed by David G. Seibel.
An eastern screech owl in Concord, photographed by David G. Seibel.
An eastern screech owl with prey in Concord, photographed by David G. Seibel.
An eastern screech owl with prey in Concord, photographed by David G. Seibel.

David G. Seibel photographed this eastern screech owl in Concord. A pair of owls nests in David's back yard and these photos were taken shortly after the male caught a female red-winged blackbird near the nest.

Wildlife at Great Meadows in Concord

May 17, 2017

A marsh wren at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A marsh wren at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A Canada goose at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A Canada goose at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
Common carp at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
Common carp at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
Common carp at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
Common carp at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A great blue heron at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A great blue heron at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A marsh wren at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A marsh wren at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A swamp sparrow at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.
A swamp sparrow at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed a Canada goose, common carp, a great blue heron, a marsh wren, red-winged blackbirds, and a swamp sparrow at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord.

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