Turkey Vulture -
Turkey vultures are scavengers, eating almost any dead animal’s carcass. Also called buzzards, they win no beauty contests in nature. They have a bald, red head that is tucked into a black-feathered body, and they have a sharp black beak to stab and rip at meat.
They glide low to the ground and smell…Continue
Posted on February 10, 2015 at 12:03pm
Texas Bluebonnets are a special flower. Most flowers germinate in the spring after the last freeze, but not bluebonnets. They germinate in the fall, when the rain comes in September or October. Germination is when the seed starts growing and puts out its first little roots and green sprouts above ground. My…Continue
Posted on January 23, 2015 at 10:17am
Whitetail Doe -
A doe is a female deer. Does look similar to bucks, but they are graceful and beautiful in a different way. And they never have antlers, of course.
A buck is probably chasing this doe. Whitetails are close to the end of the rut right now. The rut is when bucks go crazy with hormones and start fighting…Continue
Posted on December 11, 2014 at 11:30am