Category Archives: wildlife

In the Gulf for two weeks

I am on assignment on the Gulf Coast helping out with the Oil Spill.  Right now I don’t have much to share, I spent yesterday completing all the mandatory training and I am now stationed in Navarre, FL.  I will … Continue reading

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The cats

Had some friends over this weekend and we were discussing some of my family pets and the conversation turned to the two bobcats my family raised.  I hadn’t looked back at those photos in a long time, after showing them … Continue reading

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Red Shoulders

This morning at work I was able to get really close to two juvenile Red Shouldered Hawks. We seem to have a large number of these hawks on the refuge. Here are two of the many photos I snapped.

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You’re doing it wrong!

A fawn tries to hide in the black, the camoflage doesn’t work that well after a fire.

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Birding trip

My mother is down Florida on a 10 day birding adventure trip. I managed to spend the other day with them while they were in the area. I can say I can’t handle doing the birding thing, but I appreciated … Continue reading

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A hapless visitor

This young coyote pup got more than he bargained for when he strolled through the refuge visitors’ center this evening. A doe decided that the coyote was too close to her fawn so she chased it across the lawn and … Continue reading

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Crazy rains, bring frogs

So far today we have had almost three inches of rain. This makes it noisy as hell outside, every damn frog is looking for a mate today. I managed to capture one of the culprits in the act.

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