Photo Challenge: Acadia: May 20

Jesup Path 3 (1 of 1)
Ferns unfolding along the Jesup Path

The Jesup Path in Acadia National Park traverses through a unique ecosystem –  incorporating forest,  wetland and meadow habitats all in one small area.  Much of the path is comprised of hemlock and birch forest and a short section includes a boardwalk through the wetland area.  I strolled along the boardwalk late afternoon – looking for birds and trying to capture my “photo of the day.”

It’s a great birding destination.  Last year I often observed Barred Owls in the early evening.  Today, I was able to spot some downy woodpeckers, a magnolia warbler and an oven bird.  I’m hoping to improve my birding skills this summer – off to a good start! 🙂

More pictures of the Jesup Path:

Jesup Path 2 (1 of 1)Jesup Path 1 (1 of 1)

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