Gallery II


Magestic!


Red-tailed Hawk

Burleigh County, North Dakota

July 10, 2021



Breakfast!


Eastern Kingbirds

Burleigh County, North Dakota

July 15, 2021



Hungry Mouths!


Eastern Kingbirds

Burleigh County, North Dakota

July 15, 2021



Get out of Here!


Western Kingbird and Red-tailed Hawk

Burleigh County, North Dakota

July 15, 2021



Get out of Here!


Western Kingbird and Red-tailed Hawk

Burleigh County, North Dakota

July 17, 2021



Feeding a Fledgling while Flying!


Eastern Kingbirds

Burleigh County, North Dakota


Photo of the Day- July 18, 2021

Photo of the Month- July 2021



Breakfast!


Black-crowned Night-heron

McKenzie Slough, Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 1, 2021



Reflection!


Sora

McKenzie Slough, Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 8, 2021



Breakfast for Babies!


Dickcissel

Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 8, 2021



Rarely seen on Ground!


Upland Sandpiper

Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 10, 2021



Beauty!


White-faced Ibis

McKenzie Slough, Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 10, 2021



Heard more Often than Seen!


American Bittern

McKenzie Slough, Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 12, 2021



My First Good photos this Raptor!


Prairie Falcon

McKenzie Slough, Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 12, 2021



Getting Nectar!


Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 12, 2021



Amazing!


Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Burleigh County, North Dakota


Photo of the Day- August 13, 2021

Photo of the Month- August 2021



A Bird that I have not often Photographed!


Belted Kingfisher

Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 21, 2021



A Social Reflection!


American White Pelicans

McKenzie Slough, Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 23, 2021



Beautiful!


Belter Kingfisher

Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 24, 2021



Magestic!


Great Blue Heron

McKenzie Slough, Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 28, 2021



Reaching for Seeds!


Wood Duck

Burleigh County, North Dakota

August 29, 2021



Excited for Food!


Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Morton County, North Dakota

September 5, 2021



Shaking off the Dust (Pollen)!


Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Morton County, North Dakota

September 5, 2021



Two in Focus!


Ruby-throated Hummingbirds

Morton County, North Dakota

September 5, 2021



Sharp Claws!


Clay-colored Sparrow

Morton County, North Dakota

September 8, 2021



A Long in Coming for this Photo!


Belted Kingfisher

Burleigh County, North Dakota

September 9, 2021



The One that Got Away!


Belted Kingfisher

Burleigh County, North Dakota

September 9, 2021



Not an Easy Photo to Get!


American Avocet

Burleigh County, North Dakota

September 16, 2021



Still in North Dakota in Late September!


Mountain Bluebird

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota

September 27, 2021



Autumn is brief but Beautiful!


Autumn Colors

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota

September 28, 2021



Mule Deer are named for their large Mule-like Ears!


Mule Deer

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota

September 29, 2021



A Rare Perfect Reflection!


American Avocet

McKenzie Slough, Burleigh County, North Dakota

October 2, 2021



Compare the Size!


Canada and Snow Geese

McKenzie Slough, Burleigh County, North Dakota

October 4, 2021



Flying Together!


Wilson's Snipes

McKenzie Slough, Burleigh County, North Dakota

October 4, 2021



Rarely Seen!


Mink

Burleigh County, North Dakota

October 11, 2021



Canada's only endemic breeding bird!


Harris's Sparrow

Long Lake National Wildlife Refuge, North Dakota

October 16, 2021



Got One!


Osprey

Burleigh County, North Dakota

October 23, 2021



Protective Parents!


Whooping Cranes

Burleigh County, North Dakota

October 29, 2021



Following Mom and Dad!


Whooping Cranes

Burleigh County, North Dakota

November 1, 2021



Heading South on 2600 Mile Migration!


Whooping Cranes

Burleigh County, North Dakota

November 2, 2021



Heading South!


Greater White-fronted Geese

Burleigh County, North Dakota

November 4, 2021



Beautiful!


Whooping Cranes

Burleigh County, North Dakota

November 6, 2021



Massive Takeoff!


Snow Geese

Lake Audubon National Wildlife Refuge, North Dakota

November 8, 2021



A Close Encounter of the Wild Kind!


This Gray Wolf walked up to the guided group and stood 4 yards (meters) from me for 30 to 60 seconds before walking into the willows.  Wolves are not hunted in the remote Kaska Coast and are not fearful of humans!


Gray Wolf

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada


Photo of the Day- November 17, 2021



Polar Bear

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 19, 2021



Polar Bear

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 19, 2021



Polar Bear

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 19, 2021



Polar Bear

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 19, 2021



Polar Bear

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 19, 2021



Polar Bear

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 20, 2021



Polar Bear

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 20, 2021



Keeping Warm with a Long Tail!


Red Fox

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 23, 2021



Sunrise at Minus 40 F!


Sun Dogs

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 24, 2021



Social Birds!


Willow Ptarigan

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 24, 2021



My First Decent Northern Lights Photo!


Aurora Borealis

Kaska Coast, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada

November 24, 2021



2022 Photos


Coming in for a Landing!


American White Pelican

Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, Sanibel Island, Florida


Photo of the Day- January 2, 2022



Flying by the Trees!


Great Egret

Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, Sanibel Island, Florida


Photo of the Day- January 3, 2022



Home Builder!


Osprey

Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, Sanibel Island, Florida


Photo of the Day- January 4, 2022



Silhouette Reflection!


Redish Egret

Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, Sanibel Island, Florida


Photo of the Day- January 6, 2022



Yummy!


Roseate Spoonbill

Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, Sanibel Island, Florida


Photo of the Day- January 6, 2022



Together!


Ospreys

Captiva Island, Florida


Photo of the Day- January 7, 2022



Staying Warm at Minus 40!


Polar Bears

Wapusk National Park, Manitoba, Canada


Photo of the Day- February 26, 2022



Unconditional Love!


Polar Bears

Wapusk National Park, Manitoba, Canada


Photo of the Day- February 27, 2022

Photo of the Month- February 2022



Triplets Rarely Seen (Not by visitors since 2015)!


Polar Bears

Wapusk National Park, Manitoba, Canada

February 27, 2022




Cub Hat for Mom!


Polar Bears

Wapusk National Park, Manitoba, Canada

February 27, 2022



Northern Lights

Wapusk National Park, Manitoba, Canada

Photo of the Day- March 1, 2022



Mom and Babe in Front of Home (Snow Den)!


Polar Bears

Wapusk National Park, Manitoba, Canada

Photo of the Day- March 2, 2022

Photo of the Month- March 2022