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People think of Yellowstone for the animals and  (and hot pools) and the Tetons as scenery. However, all the creatures are there in the Tetons. I prefer the Teton valley much more. Tree Swallow, so cute. I watched them everyday. … Continue reading

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Yellow-Bellied Marmot, common in the Sierra mts.  3.5-11 pounds. Cute rodent,gets pretty round by fall, whistles to communicate warnings. Lives in burrows in the rocks.   Feeding them human food is terribly unhealthy for them, please don’t.            From Wikipedia:  Marmots reproduce when about … Continue reading

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