After a year of exploring the nearby hidden spaces, it's time to return to navigating the unknown in 2021. In that hope, I'm posting images of a Red-crested Cardinal.
Chipping Sparrow, photographed along Mill Creek in Union County, OH.
Desert bighorn sheep rams browsing in the afternoon heat of the South Dakota Badlands.
A juvenile Bank Swallow impatiently waits for a parent to return in Estes Park, CO.
The veracity of the old saying, "Beauty is in the eye of the beholder," is affirmed by the House Wren.
Fine. There is no such thing as a "Buckeye Cardinal." However, the Red-crested Cardinal looks like it should be called the "Buckeye Cardinal".
The Nene is the rarest goose in the world, found only on three Hawaiian islands. These photographs were taken on Kauai.