Tag Archives: wildlife

The Wanderer

It’s been a REALLY long time since I’ve last posted here at Local Exploration.  I certainly haven’t stopped hiking and taking wildlife photos, but it has indeed slowed quite a bit. I would like to say that is about to … Continue reading

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What I’ve Give For A Second Chance

Large groups of birds have begun migrating through the area, which means I’ll finally get another chance at some tough to find birds.  Some of them only pass through the area, so being at the right place and right time … Continue reading

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New Article in Poughkeepsie Journal!

On Easter weekend, I had some of my best sighting and photography days of the year.  I submitted an article about it to the Poughkeepsie Journal with several shots. Today, it is featured in the ‘My Valley’ section of the … Continue reading

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Another Appearence in the Poughkeepsie Journal!

Local Exploration hits the local news stand again!  This is now the fourth article that has been printed in the Poughkeepsie Journal ‘My Valley’ section! You can either pick up the newspaper, or see the online version on the Journal’s … Continue reading

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Wildlife Photos from 04/02/11 – Vassar Farm

I finished going through my photos from Saturday’s hike through Vassar Farm.  I saw most of the usual suspects, but photos of eastern phoebes and the muskrat are new additions to my 2011 gallery. The most interesting photos, in my … Continue reading

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04/02/11 – Vassar Farm Hike

I almost didn’t make it out on Saturday because I woke up feeling pretty lousy.  I dragged myself to Vassar Farm to see if the nice weather could shake a looming cold.  Even though I felt just as worn out … Continue reading

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Wildlife Photos from 03/26/11 – Vassar Farm

What a difference one week can make!  While I lost the nice weather, the amphibians and reptiles… I gained a new bird to my photography collection in the brown creeper, got my first great blue heron and wood duck photos … Continue reading

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