Owlet #2

I featured owlet #1 a few days ago so I'm giving owlet #2 his day in the spotlight. I haven't been back to see if they're still around but I don't imagine they will be for much longer. The kids should be flying soon. Maralee

Great Horned Owl

When I saw the owlets a few days ago, I checked all of the nearby trees to see if I could see mom and/or dad. Generally, the parents stay fairly close to where the young owls are. But I didn't see either of them. But as I was about to leave, I took another glance …


This mallard was swimming in a sheltered area along the river enjoying the warm weather. I loved the colors the early evening sun created. Maralee

A Preview

If you have followed this blog, you know how much I love the raptors. Owls in particular. But they are very difficult to find and photograph. So I was thrilled when I was out walking last evening and a woman who saw me with my camera and long lens told me she had heard what …