Cottontail Rabbit Reaching

I photographed this Cottontail Rabbit reaching for a plant to eat near the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge office in Oklahoma. This was back on May 15th before the flood. The office area flooded, and the employees moved to a space at the Vian, Oklahoma School. Most of the Refuge was completely under water. I read on Facebook that… Read More »

Copperhead Crossing Asphalt Road

I photographed this Copperhead Snake on June 2018 while it was crossing the asphalt section of the tour road at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. How I Got The Shot – Copperhead I was driving the tour road at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge when I spotted this snake in the middle of the road. I… Read More »

Wildflower With Spider Eating An Insect

I spotted a spider on this wildflower while walking around with my camera. I was on a county road near the Ouachita National Forest here in Arkansas. If you look close you can see that the spider is feeding on a tiny insect. How I Got The Shot – Wildflower With Spider I was hand holding my Canon… Read More »

Male Widow Skimmer Dragonfly

I photographed this male Widow Skimmer Dragonfly on one of my walks near the Ouachita National Forest here in Arkansas. I’m not good with identifying Dragonflies, so I hope I got this one correct. Theses are large Dragonflies that are common in this area. Widow Skimmer Facts The Widow Skimmer male is territorial, like most other dragonflies, and… Read More »

Western Ratsnake Moving Through Pine Needles

I photographed this Western Ratsnake crawling through pine needles on my property located near the Ouachita National Forest here in Arkansas. This is the most common snake I see in this area. They prefer heavily wooded areas and are known for their great climbing ability. I have spotted them in a cedar tree that I have near my… Read More »