PMs Thirsty ?!??!?!

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gmmajor
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Joined: Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:44 pm
Location: Galveston, TX

Today several of the PMs are skimming the water around our boat house. I don't remember seeing this before. They look like they are fresh out of the nest. I usually find one or two drowned PMs around the boat dock every year, but did not know they did such risky behavior until just now.
gmmajor
Posts: 22
Joined: Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:44 pm
Location: Galveston, TX

I looked it up. PMs drink by skimming the surface of rivers or lakes. Our house is on a bay and the water is mostly salty sea water. I suppose it could be brackish on top after some rain we had yesterday. Interesting.
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