eastern shore infographic 2016

2016’s  annual  report  converted  to  an  infographic  .

The Northeastern Beach Tiger Beetle (Cicindela dorsalis dorsalis) is the mascot of the Eastern Shore Chapter of the Virginia Master Naturalist.

Tiger BeetleThe tiger beetle is large, attractive, and cream colored. It roams beaches on the Chesapeake Bay and parts of the Atlantic coast.  These predatory beetles have large pinching jaws, long legs and allow fast movements and long antennae.  They prey on insects. These beetles are studied on a field trip to Savage Neck Dunes NAP.