Category Archives: Wildlife

Spiders in CU Boulder

I have seen several varieties of spiders around the CU Boulder campus.  Thankfully, I have  not seen any black widows yet, and I hope that I don’t.  They are one of the few spiders that creep me out. I have … Continue reading

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Wildlife Around SBO

I have been in Boulder now for just over a week.  I walk back and forth around campus, but most of my time is spent going to and from the dorms, my apartment and the Sommers-Bausch Observatory (SBO). There is … Continue reading

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Button Quail

A few weeks ago, we visited the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago, IL, to visit a friend of ours that works there.  She gave us a nice tour of the facility, and showed us how she stuffed different birds that are … Continue reading

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Backyard Wildlife

In addition to my scorpion hunting, I have been paying attention the wildlife we have in our yard.  Of the most interest in recent days has been the family of quail that I see running around the yard. I suspect … Continue reading

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Walk Around the Pond

I took a quick walk around the duck pond on the New Mexico Tech campus.  I don’t know what prompted me to walk around this duck pond today, but I was glad I did. I saw some turtles, and the … Continue reading

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Baby Hog-nose Snake

My uncle and aunt found this guy in their flower bed. They turned him loose in the woods. Hog-nose snakes are awesome. Thank you for reading my post.

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Wildlife Near My House

On a bike ride around the neighborhood, I saw this guy: …and in my front yard, I saw these baby quail. Enjoy! Thank you for reading my post.

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