Category Archives: Duck

February Wild Weather

(click on any image to enlarge it) February is supposed to be one of the snowiest months in New Jersey; however it might end up being one of the mildest Februarys on record in the Garden State, according to New Jersey State Climatologist David Robinson, who teaches at Rutgers University. http://www.nj.com/weather/index.ssf/2017/02/7_strange_facts_about_february_2017_weather.html The month of February […]

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Swamp Days

(click on any image to enlarge it) I enjoy photographing wildlife by the swamp and the pond on the Backyard Wilderness property during the spring, summer and fall. One early morning this month, while I was in the swamp blind I began photographing a Tree Swallow on the tip of a dead tree.   After […]

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Spring Has Arrived!

(click on any image to enlarge it) One of my favorite seasons is spring. It is a time of warmer weather, growth, rebirth, and lots of photo opportunities to document wildlife activity on the Backyard Wilderness property. Early signs of spring are buds on the trees and green grass. In the photo below of the […]

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Summer Swamp Days

(click any image to enlarge it) The following photos were taken from the swamp blind this summer. Enjoy them as summer comes to an end and fall is just around the corner. (Unfortunately there is a tremendous amount of duck weed growing in the swamp and pond water this year making the water appear green.

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Mother Nature’s New Life

(click on any image to enlarge it) Spring is the time of new beginnings. Spring is one of my favorite seasons because the weather gets warm, the landscape turns colorful, and many animals give birth in the spring. On the Backyard Wilderness property this spring I got to photograph some of the new wildlife. There […]

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