Snowy Owl at Sweet Marsh - Image 474825 (© Kip Ladage)

Kip’s Comments 11-27-17

  Those Species Don’t Belong in the Same Sentence Nobody can tell me the Good Lord does not put a person where they are supposed to be. Three times today I saw things that few others, if anyone, witnessed. Let me explain what happened. First I spotted an adult bald eagle in the top of …

Male and Female Common Merganser- Image 444495 (© Kip Ladage)

Kip’s Comments 6-1-17

  What a Day… Great Shooting, Fun Fishing! Each time we spend days at Spring Bay Resort we have a great time. Not all days are nearly perfect, but it seems like at least one day during each visit is almost without flaws. Today may have been that day.     I woke early and …

Adult Bald Eagle in Pine - Image 419240 (© Kip Ladage)

Kip’s Comments 2-27-17

  Becoming Selective What once was a rarity is now almost common place, at least during the late winter months. I am referring to seeing (and photographing) bald eagles. In the old days during the winter months I would drive to the Mississippi River hoping to catch a glimpse of a bald eagle. If I …