Bobcat has my heart 🤎

“The life of the wood, meadow, and lake go on without us. Flowers bloom, set seed and die back; squirrels hide nuts in the fall and scold all year long; bobcats track the snowy lake in winter; deer browse the willow shoots in spring. Humans are but intruders who have presumed the right to be…

Adult Black-crowned Night-Heron

I discovered this beauty near the end of my walk around the wetlands this morning. I have this week off work and have enjoyed daily photo walks as the mornings are starting to cool down. I recently posted what I believe is a young Night-Heron (see post here). He may have been attempting to nap,…

Seeing Green

This morning at the wetlands I took a side path and discovered this beautiful green dragonfly. I do not believe I have seen one of this color before and with the grasses, he was quite beautiful! “Green is the fresh emblem of well founded hopes. In blue the spirit can wander, but in green it…

Lens-Artists Challenge #95 – ALL WET

This  morning we went walking around our local water reclamation wetlands for the second time.  It is such a beautiful place, and for some reason we did not discover it until recently.  One of the positive outcomes of the “stay at home” orders.  We are exploring every park, walking path, hiking area and neighborhood roadway…

Ducky Reflections

We have a nearby “wetlands” that is a water treatment facility and an urban wildlife habitat.  We visited recently for the first time, and I captured the photo below.  We will no doubt visit again soon.  It was beautiful and amazing, full of birds, water, and beautiful areas to enjoy nature. I loved the reflections…