Category Archives: Wildlife

Woody Wood Pecker

This Pileated Woodpecker is where the cartoon drawings come from. And I think a few hair doos too!!   

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Camp

So I thought about this site..nice and shady Ok look closer…I lightened the photo..see that dark shadow mid right?? Occupied!! He likes to lay on his belly eating dandelions and drags himself along til he needs to get up for … Continue reading

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Night

When the sun sets the moon rises an elk mommy convinces baby to make it across the river a deer stares at me through the darkness a fox watches and waits Happy Halloween

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The Rest of the Story

continued last post: So there they are 399 hot on Blondes heels… Sometime about now the people next to me panic, fearing the bears would run us over. A lady screaches and comes close to knocking me over. I am … Continue reading

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White out

One spring squall: Tetons, May 2016, 399 and coy. I loved this moment all quiet with it snowing, can barely see.

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Mackay, Idaho

Ok, I will eventually catch up where I was since eastern Arizona. But for now, I am in Mackay Idaho. Spring is starting, creatures abound. Love this area. This baby yearling moose got kicked off from mom. She is somewhere … Continue reading

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Killdeer

they are dang cute must have a nest near Tail detail and yup…the nest. not much defining it. I took the egg photo with cell phone    

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Interesting rareish birds

The green kingfisher is a resident breeding bird which occurs from southern Texas in the USA south through Central and South America to central Argentina. This small kingfisher breeds by streams in forests or mangroves. Wikipedia This photo was heavily … Continue reading

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Black Beauties

Black Beauties from Tonopah, Nv

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Visit to Gilbert Water Ranch, Az

Gilber Water Ranch, Gilbert Az ( east Of Phoenix Az) is a great place for birders to visit. And a fun place for families with kids. Land was set aside for recycled water into 8 ponds. With lots of riparian, … Continue reading

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Fall is near

What do you envision when you think of fall? Crisp colorful leaves? Dry air, cool nights? Wool sweaters, school books,chilly days, better weather to be outdoors? Well I know a lot of people who have this sort of guy in … Continue reading

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August yard bird

took about a week of waiting for this hummer to allow me to get a photo. Good thing I have a comfy glider to wait on early mornings and evenings. I have such few flowers in the yard she is … Continue reading

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A moment in time

Deep in the dark woods, in a pouring rain, late in the evening, a fox parent comes back to the den empty handed.  A tender moment.  Do not lament! These kits look pretty healthy. Teton Park. Near some campsites. Manual, … Continue reading

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Happy Fourth of July!

Hope it is a blue bird day!

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Dinner fight

Oh, you know how it is. Always a squabble over the food.  I believe the food are wood rats? Or ground squirrles? Very large voles?  These kit foxes were super cute and played for about 30 mins like puppies before retreating to … Continue reading

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Mom leads the way

#610 of the Tetons crosses the road first with no worries. Her collar is a tracking device. Most of the females now sport this new jewlery so the park biologists can track their habits etc. She is still very wet … Continue reading

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Don’t forget kids!

Always look both ways when crossing the road! These are Wy. Teton’s #610 grizzly cubs of this year.  Check out their claws already! Mom must be proud.

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Moose in Moose

These cuties were near the town of Moose, Wy. One is obviously a bit larger. It was pouring down rain hand holding camera d300 at 1100 iso lens 80-400.  My friends and I were so lucky so catch them just as … Continue reading

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Lunch Interupted in the Tetons

#610 and her new cubs of the year.  610 is daughter of 399 and sports expensive collar and earings. This photo is not exactly considered good but posting because I like her standing. You can se she is soaking wet … Continue reading

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#399 ready for love!

#399 is out and about sans cubs. Will she find a lover? Who can resist that face??? LOL!!! A young male has been seen near by. So exciting in the Tetons!

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