Like a jet fighter, poised for takeoff.
Yes, there are beavers living in the city of Madison. I saw these trees along the Starkweather Creek, a few blocks south of Milwaukee Street. I’ve also seen similarly chewed trees in Vilas Park along Lake Wingra.
This monarch butterfly was so intent on flying from blossom to blossom, lapping up lunch, it was in no mood to sit still for a nice portrait. I did manage to get a couple of shots from interesting angles though.
Seen in Baileys Harbor, Door County Wisconsin.
Spotted a few common loons on Lake Monona the other day. A good pit stop for them on their annual migration to the lakes of the north.
A sure sign of spring’s arrival — sandhill cranes have returned to Wisconsin.