Monday, March 28, 2011

Little Green Heon, reflecting on his day

This was a Little Green Heron I shot a couple years ago.  He was sitting contently on the branch catching the last rays of the day.

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Sunday, March 27, 2011

A lonely house, on the way to Austin

A lonely house, on the way to Austin.  That's all.  It just caught my eye.  You get to add your own caption.

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Thursday, March 24, 2011

Archeologists: dirt holds Beaumont's past

We were out helping a team of archeologists examine one of the many sites on the Spindletop Dome a couple weeks ago.  The historical digging comes because of construction of a plant site on the dome -- clearing up and preserving the past before marching into the future.  In the picture, Dr. Richard Bothel of Lamar University searches for artifacts in a screen.

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Thursday, March 10, 2011

Sunset captures church outlines

Saint Anthony's Basilica Cathedral stands dark against the last rays of the Beaumont sun.

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Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Squirrels in training for wrestling fame

My squirrel friends at the library were in a playful mood yesterday.  I think they were practicing their wrestling moves.

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Pelican goes ferry fishing

A pelican was following low over the water as we crossed from Galveston to the Bolivar Peninsula by ferry.  I suppose he was willing to either take a tossed treat or to see what fish the ferry might stir up  -- whichever came first.

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