Who is ready to enjoy snow on America’s public lands this winter? Here’s a great shot of someone backpacking across the snowpack in Glacier National Park.
Photo: Taylor Baskin (www.sharetheexperience.org)
Almost a year to the day since she laid her last egg, Wisdom has done it again! At almost 63, Wisdom is the oldest, banded wild bird in the world. Midway Atoll NWR is the nesting site for 71% of the world’s population of Laysan albatross.
Watch live video of Wisdom laying her egg: http://bit.ly/19kfDEy and view more photos of Wisdom, her mate, and her egg: http://bit.ly/1hAU1fs
Photo: Pete Leary/USFWS
There’s nothing quite like a fresh snowfall in Yosemite National Park.
Photo: National Park Service
NGC 1975 and NGC 1977
Image Credit: Tony Hallas
The lost botanical heritage of Cambridgeshire: species that were last recorded in the county in the 18th and 19th centuries.
In rows from top:
Musk Orchid & Wood Horsetail.
Cowbane & Spoonleaf Sundew.
Matted Sea-lavender & White Beak-sedge.
Marsh Cinquefoil & Field Cow-wheat.