Sep 232014
Mute Swan – Nest 2014 Update 18

Aug 22, 2014 – Carrollton, Texas NOTE: This post is part of a continuing series of observations: [ First | << Prev | Next >> ] This post will mark my last visit to Josey Ranch Lake Park this summer. The juvenile Mute Swan, whose progress I have been following is very nearly grown now.

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May 112013
Common Musk Turtle - Hidden

A Common Musk Turtle very nearly hidden in the leaf litter at the bottom of Dixon Branch at White Rock Lake, Dallas, Texas. Wikipedia has this to say about Common Musk Turtles: Sternotherus odoratus is a species of small turtle native to southeastern Canada and much of the Eastern United States. It is also known

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