Tag Archives: National Wildlife Refuge

Picture of the Day – Red Fox Playing in the Snow.

February 7, 2014 – Picture of the Day:  Snow is a great insulator. So is fur— something this red fox certainly must appreciate! This fox was photographed on the Alaska Peninsula and Becharof National Wildlife Refuges, which were established to … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Kingfisher on a Branch.

January 22, 2014 – Picture of the Day: I found this kingfisher resting on a branch at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Smyrna, DE. These small birds are very skittish and move quickly so they are not easy to … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Bobcat on a Fence.

January 10, 2014 – Picture of the Day: This shot by Steven Gifford is amazing because bobcats – Lynx Rufus – are elusive, nocturnal, mostly solitary – and rarely seen by people. They first appeared about 1.8 million years ago. … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Seney National Wildlife Refuge.

December 12, 2013 – Picture of the Day: Seney National Wildlife Refuge in Michigan was established in 1935 for the protection and production of migratory birds and other wildlife. Today the Refuge is comprised of a rich mosaic of marshes, … Continue reading

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