Nature Happenings

• American Goldfinches finish nesting late this month.
• Second brood of hummingbirds begin to appear at feeders early- to mid-month.
• Fall warbler migration begins late in the month
• Early migrating warblers you might catch sight of: Cape May, Tennessee, Magnolia, Blackburnian)
• Flocks of nighthawks can be seen late in the month.
• Monarch Butterfly migration begins.
• Osprey and raptor migration begins.
• Peak month for summer wildflowers to bloom
• Phlox, Asters and Goldenrod begin to bloom in August and last until September.
• Perseids Meteor shower is mid-month.