Monthly Archives: April 2010

Yellow Warbler

This yellow warbler was on display at the Glen Oak Zoo in Peoria Illinois. They were very active only stopping for moment before flying off to a different perch.

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Brock in a concrete box

This badger, which are also known as brocks, looked very at home in this concrete block. Made me think of those child hood toys, like a Jack in the box. Photograph was taken at Wild Life Prairie Park in Hana … Continue reading

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Stylophorum Diphyllum

This stylophorum diphyllum stood out in stark contrast to it’s surroundings along a path at Wild Life Prairie Park in Central Illinois. The poppy-wort (also known as stylophorum, celandine poppy, wood poppy, or yellow poppy) is a member of the … Continue reading

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Concerned

The gray wolf, more commonly referred to as the wolf, is a powerful and elegant creature in it’s own right. The expression captured here reflects one of almost concern and a vulnerability that is not normally expected. Wolves are frequently … Continue reading

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Hungry Look

The capture of this grey/gray wolf just caught me off gaurd. While this photo was taken at Wild Life Prairie State Park in Illinois, this elegant creature is native to the area. I also learned a few things while looking … Continue reading

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