Category Archive for 'Mammals'

javelinas

Monday, March 23rd, 2009

There’s a new post up at my travel blog Journey to the Center.

and so we came to bisbee

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

There’s a new post up at my travel blog Journey to the Center.

evening visitor

Saturday, April 5th, 2008

A couple of days ago, while I was washing vegetables at the kitchen sink, I caught sight of something moving around on the side of one of the trees in the back garden. I grabbed my camera and shot a couple of photos. The visitor turned out to be a Raccoon hanging from [...]

return of the native

Sunday, March 30th, 2008

Yesterday, as we traveled through the Perth to Westport and Opinicon Lake areas we observed much migrant bird activity. Beside Hutchings Road near Westport, we spotted a Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) inspecting an icy stream flowing through a snow-covered field (click on all photos for larger views) At any spot where [...]

we adopt a seal

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2007

While in Crescent City, we took a break from photographing and filming wave action at the beaches to drop by the Northcoast Marine Mammal Center, located at Beachfront Park. The center is equipped and staffed to rescue and rehabilitate seals. On the day of our visit, the center was caring for several seals and [...]

don’t miss…..

Sunday, August 5th, 2007

Festival of the Trees 14 at Via Negativa.
and
Circus of the Spineless 23 at Words & Pictures.
and
Friday Ark #150 at the Modulator.

fresh from the garden

Wednesday, June 13th, 2007

Gray Treefrog (Hyla versicolor)
All three of these photos were taken while I was working in the garden this morning. I was up bright and early — but more about that down below. The Gray Treefrog was found in the front garden while I was hanging out laundry. It was quite a good-sized [...]