Thursday, August 31, 2017

Day 10.233: Oh yes...cicadas

I really thought I was done with our camping trip recap - but then I remembered - cicadas!

When we arrived at our camp site, we spotted that two of the nearby trees had the shed skins of cicada nymphs about five feet up them. Here is one of them:

After our first trip to the beach we spotted this (dead) adult cicada on the boardwalk:

But most iconic is the sound (unless we're mistaken and another insect makes this sound - there are a lot of insect sounds...):

(be sure to listen - there is no visual action in this video)

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