Do butterflies have a sense of fashion? This swallowtail sure has a good eye for color coordination.
I spent some time inside Olbrich Gardens today for their annual Blooming Butterflies exhibit.
The wonderful spots on this common buckeye butterfly made it my favorite of the day.
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Seen off the fishing pier on Plum Lake in Vilas County, Wisconsin.
With apologies to John Donne.
Green frog, trying to stay cool.
There was just enough space in this part of the canopy to backlight these maple trees. All around this spot, nothing but shadow.
What is it about the sun setting that compels you to stop, stare and contemplate life?
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One morning while camping last week, as I was enjoying my breakfast in the woods, I heard some rustling in the brush next to my campsite. I looked over to see a whitetail deer, also having breakfast.
Continue reading Enjoying breakfast with whitetail deer
Last week I was camping at one of my favorite sites in Wisconsin’s Northern Highland State Forest, right along the edge of Plum Creek.
Continue reading Creek-side campsite