Tag Archives: backyard wildlife

30 Minutes Under an Elm Tree

The other day I went out into my yard to look for any interesting insects I could find so I could practice my macro photography techniques. I was focused primarily on my big American Elm tree and the lawn beneath … Continue reading

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Battle of the Species

You’ve read about my battles with the squirrels and raccoons over the years, right? Just when I finally got the squirrel problem solved — by buying ALL squirrel-proof feeders — the raccoons woke up from hibernation and took me back to square one.  … Continue reading

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Catch Me If You Can

This squirrel spent a minute trying to open this small feeder, than realized he’d need to take it back to his workshop to get to the seeds. It was so funny watching him carry it down the tree and then … Continue reading

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