Hovering Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

This hovering Scissor-tailed Flycatcher was between the entrance to the Auto Tour Road and Tuff Boat Ramp. This was at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. These birds can catch insects in the air or like in this photo by hovering near vegetation. How I Got The Shot – Hovering Scissor-tailed Flycatcher I was able to pull… Read More »

Prothonotary Warbler Are Tolerant Of Humans

This Prothonotary Warbler came close to my pickup while I was photographing a Barred Owl. This was at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. This seems to be the best way for me to photograph these birds because they seem to check me out when I am in their territory. I read that the Prothonotary Warbler are… Read More »

Barred Owl On A Foggy Morning

I photographed this Barred Owl on a foggy morning while at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. This was three days ago. The fog was thick when I located this Owl. I had to wait over and hour for the fog to lift so I could get this shot. This Barred Owl was back in the timber… Read More »

Luna Moth Missing Hind Wing

I discovered this Luna Moth at 3:00 in the afternoon near my house here in Arkansas. This was back on April 1, 2016. You can see in my photo that it has lost a hind wing. Luna Moths will climb somewhere safe to wait for their wings to harden before they can fly away. You will also notice… Read More »

Wild Turkey Eggs

This is Wild Turkey Eggs that I found while hiking the Ouachita National Forest here in Arkansas. The embarrassing part in finding these eggs is that I didn’t see the Hen sitting on the nest (You would think I could see something as big as a Turkey). She flushed off the nest when I walked by. I hate… Read More »