a crow hitching a ride on the back of a Bald Eagle
Historically hummingbirds were killed for their feathers, today they face different but equally devastating threats, habitat loss and destruction are today’s hummingbird’s main threat
Endearing twitchy nose
Roaming the nights
Continuous search for prey
Just having a little snack on the railing. mmmm fly juice is the best
Normally I find the seagull uninteresting and at times, annoying. However, I found grace and beauty with this particular encounter
Sounds of a whippoorwill song on a warm spring or summer night is so comforting and peaceful to me
they carry the larvae along the entire length of the leaf edges, squeezing as they go, using the larvae like living bottles of glue, until the edges of the leaves are stuck together from end to end
As life sustains, while we hardly notice, it is busy writing a beautiful story of its growth
I hope everyone affected by these record low temps are staying warm and cozy with their favorite snuggle bug.
It blooms under the harshest conditions.