• Kip’s Comments 9-19-21

      Almost Time For Another Event Based on my wildlife/outdoor observations for the day I was expecting to post a picture and share thoughts about otter scat. My thoughts had bounced around on the topic until I noticed the moon rising in the eastern sky. My attention changed as did my photo and comments for …

  • Kip’s Comments 9-17 and 9-18-21

      Beating Skeeters Whether or not we should have known better, our group of family and friends camped this weekend. (My outing was abbreviated due to a medical emergency in the family.) What we predicted correctly was that recent high water resulted in an excess of hungry mosquitoes. The little biters attacked in droves, unless …

  • Kip’s Comments 9-16-21

      Stopping to Enjoy For several weeks my sightings of bald eagles has been minimal. The low observation numbers are more my fault than the birds’ doings. I simply have not had much time to get out looking around lately. I am sure the eagles have been around to observe if I had been watching.  …

  • Kip’s Comments 9-15-21

      Whoa, Stop and Enjoy This When I woke this morning and looked out the window, my imagination immediately began imagining…”Look at that beautiful fog!” (unless you are driving in it). There were pictures to be made, I needed to get out there! Unfortunately there is a responsibility called “work” that sometimes alters your best …