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A young Barred Owl keeping an eye on me.
This Audubon link will take you to a great website with excellent recorded vocals. Check it out.


I was sitting on a pad by W. Fever brook beaver pond when a racoon family wandered by.
One of the kits took a particular interest in me? Some more specific info. from here.

Want one? An 8" plush Raccoon at Walmart for $16. (My choice.) Or a 13 inch one for $27.


Both Rick and Dale have pictures published in a local magazine.
Dale has also published four books. His latest, "I See You", stories from wetlands and woods.
Contact Dale here for info. on pricing and availability.