Aug 212012
 
White-tailed Deer - Dutch Branch Park

This White-tailed Deer doe and her two fawns were observed near the south entrance of Dutch Branch Park at Benbrook Lake. The trio was grazing in an open meadow. They were generally unconcerned by all of the passing traffic, which was relatively heavy for a Saturday afternoon. They were also not unduly alarmed by my

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Aug 212012
 
Roseate Skimmer - Lavender

This vividly colored, lavender dragonfly is known as a Roseate Skimmer. It was observed and photographed in far southeast Dallas County near Wolf Springs Road and India Road. Observation Details County – Dallas City – Unincorporated Date – Aug 18, 2012 Time of Day – Afternoon Temperature – Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C) Weather – Overcast Habitat –

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Aug 212012
 
Raccoon - Persistent

Well, look who’s back! Our resident Raccoon troublemaker. This juvenile delinquent has been trapped in this trash bin before. Only a couple of days ago, in fact. Evidently the trauma associated with his first experience was not enough to override his desire for an easy meal. The Saunders discovered the young Raccoon in their trashcan

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