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fuut - great crested grebe

Bij het fotograferen moet je je wel haasten, kattenrap zitten ze weer onder water :-)

Zoals alle leden van deze familie is de fuut een typische watervogel van plassen en meren. 142 more words


In Development: Butterfly / Moth Online Archive

In development: a big digital archive of butterflies and moths. “Funded by the National Science Foundation, the project is a collaboration between 27 museums throughout the country to create high-resolution photographs of their butterfly and moth specimens and digitally transcribe the tiny paper labels that detail where, when and by whom they were collected. 15 more words

New Resources

Adventure Class

The Alaska Railroad’s Denali Star train rumbles smoothly along, headed north.  I’m going from Anchorage to Fairbanks, on my way to a new job on the Yukon River.  787 more words


Snowshoe Hare

This little snowshoe hare likes to hang out around our housing area and nibble on all of the new vegetation that is sprouting up.


Do the funky heron

Like a colorful yet majestic rubber chicken, this Green heron strikes quite the figure with the crest feathers raised. Soon after this one flew into the marsh, another one emerged from nearby reedy grasses.