At the Grand River in Paris, Ontario. Submitted by Jerry Vajsar.
This chipmunk with its cheeks full of seeds, was probably trying to store up for the winter. Submitted by Robert Lee.
“The Scented Garden in Hendrie Park at the RBG served as a stopover for a huge number of Monarch Butterflies”, writes Barbara Philps. “It was truly a spectacular sight!”
A beautiful Autumn day at Red Hill Creek. Submitted by Michael Hunter.
Checking out one of many burled willow trees along the waterfront trail at Confederation Beach Park in Hamilton. Submitted by Marc Kirouac.
The butterfly and the bee decided to have a staring contest. Submitted by Melissa Kleinjan.
I spotted this Red Squirrel feeding in an Eastern Hemlock during a fall visit to the Royal Botanical Garden’s Rock Garden. Submitted by April Severin.
I was amazed at the number of native bees on this “Pooh” Dahlia at a recent garden tour put on by the Dahlia Society. Submitted by Claudette Sims.
…IN THE DUCK WEED! – Raccoons eating lunch under the boardwalk at the Royal Botanical Garden Cherry Hill Gate. Submitted by Alice Bespolko.
This bumble bee seemed to be trying to gather as much pollen as possible before the warm weather is over. Submitted by Robert Lee.