Category Archives: Wildlife

Taking a Dip

Set of 6. The American Dipper. A fascinating songbird. Without webbed feet they swim in icy cold rushing currents. They walk and scramble along the bottom of the river, and they dive in and out hopping onto the stones with remarkable … Continue reading

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Island of Peace

On my most recent walk upriver I noticed the mergansers are present in the valley. I got some marginal images of the hooded mergansers on the lake. Both females and males were there. But the photos were too distant to … Continue reading

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River Walk – Even the Ducks

Even the ducks looked more interesting in the fog. These images are part of a series posted chronologically from one river walk on Jan 13/18. I wanted to take you along on this beautiful winter day and share what you might … Continue reading

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Instant Message for You, Deer

Instant messages are often blamed for adding stress to the hustle and bustle of our days, but they can also add moments of peace. I received this deer photo from my dear husband just a couple minutes ago. It’s sweet … Continue reading

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A Bobcat on New Year’s Day!

  A bobcat, indeed! I started off the new year with a gorgeous walk along the river in the snow. When I came to the final river lookout I turned to walk further toward the mountain which was peeking out … Continue reading

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Meadowbrook Elk are in for the Rut

The fall mating season, or rut, brings the vast majority of our area elk to Meadowbrook field for a huge gathering. They are out in the early morning or later evening, and I have been trying to hit the right … Continue reading

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