Walking local on cold and rainy days — Wild Columbia County

As the days shorten and the skies turn dreary, mist and rain frequenting the landscape more often than not, it can get hard to get outside. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a real thing, the result of too little sunlight and too much time indoors. But don’t despair! All of our towns have close hikes […]

Walking local on cold and rainy days — Wild Columbia County

Dancing, Dancing, Dancing in the Sunlight —- Wednesday, November 24, 2021 — Life on a Colorado Farm

The dance of food/life The sun and jet…streaming in the shivering air Lawerance of Arabia, Tonto’s replacement…dancing, dancing for all the girls The Quail rising into the sky Moonlight; adding beauty to the earth, air, the heavens A rather thin little pheasant—dashing, dashing, dashing away. And my miss at getting a nice photo of a […]

Dancing, Dancing, Dancing in the Sunlight —- Wednesday, November 24, 2021 — Life on a Colorado Farm

Readers’ wildlife photos — Why Evolution Is True

Today’s contribution is from regular Mark Sturtevant. Mark’s captions and IDs are indented, and you can enlarge the photos by clicking on them. Let’s start with some damselflies. First, this is a female fragile forktail (Ischnura posita) with its distinctive thoracic exclamation mark. This is a species I had been hoping to find for a…

Readers’ wildlife photos — Why Evolution Is True