What’s in the Woods in August

It’s been a hot, dry August. And the crea­tures are very active in the woods.   The coy­otes are stick­ing to the path at the bot­tom of the pas­ture. Oops, that’s not a coy­ote. Ollie on the move. The deer have been scarce. This is one of the few pic­tures I’ve got­ten. She looks well fed, but … 

Game Cameras — Highlights September

The month start­ed with some real­ly love­ly sum­mer weath­er. The deer are appear­ing; some look­ing bet­ter than oth­ers. There’s still one speck­led fawn — but there isn’t a decent pic­ture of him/her. The coy­otes are still around. Noth­ing of them on the dri­ve­way this month. But they made the oth­er two cam­eras.  Only one bear sight­ing. I’m …

Things in the Woods June 2018

We’ve switched one of our cam­eras to record video. We’re exper­i­ment­ing with the length of record­ing. Try­ing to fig­ure out what’s the best com­pro­mise between cap­tur­ing the action and sav­ing on the bat­tery life. It’s look­ing like 15 sec­onds might be the sweet spot. Here’s a com­pi­la­tion of inter­est­ing things that we saw in June. We’re getting … 

Things in the woods, August 2018

There are the usu­al things in the woods. The coy­ote has been seen on both cam­eras (video and still) and the bear is still around. Also the first pic­tures of Bucky. He’s got a nice thing going on with his antlers this year. And what will prob­a­bly be the last mow­ing of the year for …