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Michael on April 25th, 2009

This morning Austin and I were getting ready for our race when we noticed a killdeer just outside of the race transition area doing the “broken wing” routine & trying to get us to chase her. We then saw that there was an area just outside of the fence that had cones all around it, […]

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Michael on April 24th, 2009

Austin and I are in Hancock, Maryland on our way to compete in an adventure race tomorrow, and while we were taking a walk before dinner he found this cute baby turtle. It was in the weeds near the shore in a section of the old C&D Canal. After taking a couple of pictures we […]

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Michael on April 18th, 2009

Austin has been having fun with this squirrel out on our back deck. When we first moved in he wouldn’t come close to the house, but now he is willing to hold onto the peanut until he is face to face with Austin (and the cat) through the sliding door. Austin hopes to have him […]

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Michael on April 1st, 2009

While visiting ESD Sault Ste. Marie for a retirement ceremony I had an opportunity to go see a couple of Harris Hawks. One of the Petty Officers at the ESD has been working on his falconry permit, and he invited me to go visit his sponsor and see his birds. He has a young pair […]

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Michael on February 14th, 2009

Here are a selection of the pictures we took during our tour through Yellowstone National Park last weekend. Some were taken by Austin, and some by my mom and dad. We managed to get a picture of just about every kind of animal that we saw, although the quality may not be stellar. It would […]

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