White-tailed deer are the smallest member of the North American deer family. Some characteristics are that they have good hearing and eyesight, they can run up to 40 miles per hour. Also, they can leap and with a running start they can jump 30 feet high. I saw this one in the Sax-Zim Bog in… Read More A WHITE-TAILED DEER
Here are a few photos from a recent trip to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.
This Sunday, February 2nd, is World Wetlands Day. It marks the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands on February 2, 1971, on the shores of the Caspian Sea. It is a day to celebrate and raise awareness for all that wetlands have to offer. They provide ecosystems for fish, birds, bugs, and… Read More WORLD WETLANDS DAY
Here is a flower to brighten your winter day! This is a North American aster, the species is called Aster Amelius. They are star shaped lilac wild flowers with dark green leaves, which bloom from July to October. This one was in northern Arizona this past autumn.