A plane loaded with water heads to the wildfire.
Lichen on Birch
Lichen thriving on bark of birch tree.
Snow & Lichens
Snow driven into the tree nark with lichens.
I see you, too!
Canadas in Snow
Canadian geese fly through a snowfall.
Lake Itasca, Minnesota, where the Mississippi River begins.
Follow the Leader
Ducklings follow their mom as they learn to adapt to this life.
Two Trumpeter swans have a brief fight.
Brace of Swans
A pair of Swans swim by.
The race is on.
Frontal view of Trumpeter swan.
Close up view of Trumpeter Swan.
Whatever Swans do here...
Queen and her Escorts
Swans in a fog.
Canada Goose on Final Approach
A brace of Canada geese approach the waters for landing.
One swan demonstrating to another.
Male and female Trumpeter swans await their new arrival.
Yellow Warbler in Spruce
Turkeys Gleaning Field During Snowfall
Wild turkeys glean a farmer's winter field during a snowfall.
Ready to Run
A Chipmunk stays at the opening of its den, ready to run into its sanctuary if needed.
Chipmunks at Den Entrance
A pair of Chipmunks at the opening to their den.
A Chipmunk stays alert for danger.
Bald Eagle Flight
Frost Feather Abstract
Frost on the hood of the car made a unique pattern.
Common Redpolls hold tight to a strong gust of blowing snow.
Ruby tipped measurement probe scanning gear flank.
Changing of the Colors
A stand of three maple trees exhibit intense colors of autumn.
Port of Duluth Shipment
The H. LEE WHITE leaving the Port of Duluth and sailing into Lake Superior.
Middle Falls of the Gooseberry River
The middle falls of the Gooseberry River.
Port of Duluth Lighthouse
One of two lighthouses situated at the entry to the Port of Duluth.
Middle Falls of Gooseberry State Park waterfalls on the way to Lake Superior.
A White admiral butterfly is caught by a crab spider as it sought nectar among the Ox-Eye Daisy.
A native Bumble Bee and Hover Fly approach a Prairie Rose.
Autumn and the golden Tamaracks are ablaze in color.
Details of oak leaf losing green pigment to autumn colors.
Emerging Water Lilies
One of Minnesota's many cool, clear, lakes shows the water lilies emerging from the lake's bottom.
Common Loon on Minnesota lake.
A Common Loon spreads its wings while searching below the water's surface for fishes to eat.
A hard frost as settled onto oak leaves.