Green Dragon Plant - Image 571837 (© Kip Ladage)

Kip’s Comments 6-5-19

  Green Dragon  I remember as a child having Jack-in-the-Pulpit plants pointed out to me during walks in the timber. If my memory is correct, we even dug some in an effort to transplant them. I cringe now at that thought, but back then I did not know the difference. Fast-forward to a few years …

Whitetail Deer Fawn at Hickory Hills Park - Image 507434 (© Kip Ladage)

Kip’s Comments 5-26 to 5-28-18

  Activities from the Memorial Day Weekend  Saturday (5-26-18) – Kristy and I spent the Memorial Day weekend camping with family and friends at Hickory Hills Park. Included in our activities were several kayak paddling outings on Casey Lake – a great feature of the park. I spent most of my time with family and …

Green Dragon Plant - Image 446359 (© Kip Ladage)

Kip’s Comments 6-10-17

  The Joy of a Shriveling Blossom and the Frog Days of Summer Early this week I shared images of an uncommon plant growing on friends’ property. This wildflower is one not many are aware, even fewer ever see, and a species I never expected to find elsewhere. Imagine my surprise when today I found …

Green Dragon - Image 261846

Kip’s Comments 6-5-14

  Deep Green, Deep Shadows A couple of folks I consider very conservation oriented, outdoor educated, and honest people let me know an unusual plant on their property was in bloom. The last time I saw it the plant was past its prime. Today was a different story – the plants looked good. Not only …

Softshell Turtle - Image 265752

A Picture A Day – June 2014

JUNE 2014 June 30, 2014 – Water-logged Sandhill Cranes: Sandhill Cranes – Image 267633   June 29, 2014 – Kristy’s Yellow Rose with Raindrops: Yellow Rose – Image 267350   June 28, 2014 – Probable Cooper’s Hawk Nestling: Probable Cooper’s Hawk Nestling – Image 267179   June 27, 2014 – Spreadwing Damselfly: Spreadwing Damselfly – …