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Favorite Focus, June 2024

Favorite Focus, June 2024

View the full issue in the Magazine Archive Iceberg Creek flowing out of Iceberg Lake in Glacier National Park. Photo © Aaron Stalter. Photo © Riley Kropf. Photo © Ben Fehr. Barred Owl. Photo ©...

Caption This Groundhog

Caption This Groundhog

View the full issue in the Magazine Archive That wasn't what I meant by "cut flowers"! Photo © Mikael Males|Dreamstime.com. We invite you to submit your caption for this photograph. The photograph...

Beavers on the Susquehanna

Beavers on the Susquehanna

My Chosen Spot Contest Second Place Winner Beaver swimming. Photo © Mirage3|Dreamstime.com. Hopefully this week I’ll see a beaver, I thought as I sat by the Susquehanna River near a beaver lodge in...

A Furry, Flying Find

A Furry, Flying Find

Southern flying squirrel. Photo © Tony Campbell/Dreamstime.com. For several years, my siblings and I have been setting our live trap, curious as to what we might find. Often the peanut butter has...

Packrat Treasures

Packrat Treasures

Bushy-tailed woodrat. Photo © Melani Wright|Dreamstime.com. So often when people hear the word “rat,” they shudder and think of the big black rats in the city that run in alleyways or gutters. But...

My Careless Little Friends

My Careless Little Friends

Photo © Jason Rich/Dreamstime.com. Exciting things are always happening to other people. They get to hold chickadees, touch grackles, make pets of fawns…the list could go on and on. But these...

A Squirrelly Visitor

A Squirrelly Visitor

Red squirrel. Photo © Dreamstime.com. It was a balmy Wednesday afternoon when I dressed in hunting garb, took my crossbow, and started through the back field to the tree stand.Once there, I climbed...