Lightning Bug Season

It’s lightning bug season! I’ve been so wrapped up in things I didn’t even notice until tonight. This is definitely not the world’s greatest video, but if you watch, you can see flickers on and off. I swear there used to be a whole lot more of the little buggers when I was a kid than there seem to be nowadays… hmm. We’ve always called them lightning bugs around here. Officially they are fireflies. Which is neither here nor there because they aren’t flies and they aren’t bugs either – they’re beetles! Evidently, there has been a Firefly Watch project

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