teaming with wildlife

My favorite local lake for a weekend dog walk is bordered by train and metro tracks, but the frequent clickety-clack doesn’t phase the wildlife a bit. On this lovely sunny day, the lake was teaming with nature. In addition to a myriad of little birds and turtles of all sizes, I spotted–for the first time this season–my favorite (which I think is a heron) at water’s edge before he took off for the other side.

on the edge
taking flight

big guy getting some sun

And while the colors of spring have largely given way to lush greens, a few flowers are peaking out for a bit of sunshine.


Thanks Mother Nature.


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