06
Jun
11

The Beaver Pond

Yesterday, I mentioned  I saw a mother duck with her ducklings swimming on a beaver pond.  The first thing we noticed had been the the beaver’s home, which looks like a pile of sticks.

20110605_143a

Other signs around the pond pointed to a beaver’s handiwork, such as gnawed down trees.

20110605_146a

The dam, or dam complex would be more correct, has been there for so long that it has become overgrown with vegetation.

20110605_151a

Here’s another shot of the same section of the dam…

20110605_154a

Unfortunately, we found this dam late on Saturday.  The sun and I were not in agreement and the shots are mostly into the sun.  Here’s a shot of the section of the dam leading to the house.

20110605_167a

I’ll have to go back some morning and setup near the dam and see if I can get some shots of the residents.

Advertisements

0 Responses to “The Beaver Pond”



  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


June 2011
S M T W T F S
« May   Jul »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 280 other followers


%d bloggers like this: