Thursday (07-April-2022) — New Jersey

Springtime Nature in New Jersey.

Birds on a raining day viewed in the backyard: Mourning Dove, Downy Woodpecker, Blue Jay, Black-capped Chickadee, House Finch, Chipping Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, Brown-headed Cowbird, Northern Cardinal.

Birds of the day. Individual images in the slideshow are available in my PhotoShelter Gallery.

Indoor hydroponic flowers of the day. Three different poppies opened, but I had to get up at 04:00 to set up the cameras. A pink-fringed white poppy (Papaver Rhoes), a pink poppy (Papaver Rhoes), and a red Turkish Tulip Poppy (Papaver glaucum).

Daily Electric Energy Used (75.7 kWh) from Sense. Daily Solar Electric Energy Produced (3.0 kWh) from Sense. Cloudy and rainy. Deficit of 72.7 kWh.

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Author: David Mathre

I am a scientist by training (Eckerd College, BSc; Caltech, Ph.D.). I worked for 27 years as a Chemist in the Pharmaceutical Industry developing processes to manufacture medicines for human and animal health. I now spend my time as a photographer and world traveler. My interests include the natural world, wildlife, landscapes, sky, and seascapes, travel, and astrophotography. I look for unique ways of viewing the world and presenting my images. I have traveled to over 55 countries in six continents, often on Semester at Sea voyages. While at home in New Jersey, I spend time on home renovation and expansion of a wildflower garden/meadow.

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