Great Blue Herons are such a common sight along the banks of the James River in Richmond, Virginia. They really are part of the river itself. In fact when I don’t see any it feels like something is wrong. Continue reading “Great Blue In Flight”
Floating past a log in the the middle of the James River, I noticed this immature Green Heron. At first I thought it was funny the heron wasn’t perched on the end of the log waiting for a small fish to swim by.
If you’re ever in Seattle, Washington make sure you visit the Museum Of Popular Culture (MoPOP). It is located right across the street from the Space Needle.
Dragonflies spend most of their lives, sometimes years, in the nymph stage. During that time they live in the water and feed on other insects and even small fish and tadpoles.
“Look at how a single candle can both defy and define the darkness.”
Continue reading “A Light In The Darkness”
The city of Victoria, British Columbia has a float plane service in it’s harbor. You can sit by the water front and watch planes come and go all day long.
Great Blue Herons seem to get all the attention. Probably because they are so large and conspicuous. Green Heron’s are not nearly as easy to spot and I would guess most non-birders probably couldn’t identify them on sight.