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 the bank of an island. I had chosen the first week of September for my...
Otters in the Pond

Otters in the Pond

View the October 2023 Nature Friend Magazine River otter. Photo © Landewarphotography/Dreamstime.com. One nice, sunny midsummer morning my dad told me to go back to the pond and start our irrigation pump. I snatched a gas can, hopped on my bike, and pedaled back to...