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 …

Barn Swallow

This barn swallow perched on this branch over the river and sat there for quit a while. It was a very bright day and the sun was a bit overpowering. Maralee