Yellow Warbler - Image 433583 (© Kip Ladage)

Kip’s Comments 5-29-17

  Rain, Rain, and Then It Stopped Kristy and I, along with our friends, thought today was going to be a long, wet day. Even though the weather was not stormy, it was cold and wet. Instead of napping the day away, we explored off the beaten path and traveled around the area for many …

Ring-billed Gull with Fish - Image 419701 (© Kip Ladage)

Kip’s Comments 3-3-17

  A New Respect For Gulls For as long as I can remember I have not paid much attention to gulls. I can think of a couple of reasons for the casual disregard I have shown for a relatively common species. Often when I see gulls, I associate them with messes on docks and piers …

Bald Eagle at Lake Vermilion - Image 323276

Kip’s Comments 5-23 through 5-30-15

  Following is a report from a trip Kristy and I took, along with her sister and brother-in-law Cynthia and Gary, to Spring Bay Resort (Harkonen House) on Lake Vermilion, outside of Cook, Minnesota. Our intent was to catch fish, relax, and for me to shoot photos. We had a successful trip! Our Arrival Day – …