Photo of the Week: Sunset Over Chelsea State Game Area Four Mile Lake

golden rays of the sunset against a deep blue-gray sky with tree lines silhouette reflected in the calm waters of the lake.

The night was cool and the dragonflies plentiful. The golden light at the end of the day cast a beautiful glow on the honey-brown black-masked Cedar Waxwings perched in the nearby branches. But the beauty of the evening was captured in the stunning sunset over Four Mile Lake in Chelsea, Michigan last night. The yellow… Continue reading Photo of the Week: Sunset Over Chelsea State Game Area Four Mile Lake

Photo of the Week: Point Pelee National Park

the wooden boardwalk seems to disappear into the golden cattails shining from the setting sun.

Though the official start of fall is a few days away, the color changes of the marsh plants, and the warm glow of the setting sun made it feel like fall as I peered over the marsh boardwalk last night at Point Pelee National Park in Ontario, Canada.

The southernmost part of continental Canada, Point Pelee juts out into Lake Erie, attracting birds and butterflies before they make their flight over Lake Erie during spring and fall migration. Continue reading Photo of the Week: Point Pelee National Park