As soon as the sun went low, these beetles appeared out of nowhere. Advertisements
This was the most common lizard we encountered. The body is a few inches. In the blinding backcountry, we typically saw them when they ran from our oncoming footsteps. Otherwise, they tended to blend in with their surroundings.
We took a walk along the beach in Grand Haven, Michigan the 2nd morning of the Tulip Festival. There were a number of fish washed upon on shore that had been picked to bones.
Mara is the Cocotal Inn and Cabanas resort dog. She is known for walking people to restaurants then hanging around to walk the home afterward. She is unique.
One of the coolest situations we stumbled upon was a bay of Tarpon eager to accept fish offerings. These fish grow up to 280 pounds. The ones in the bay probably peaked around 50 pounds.
One of the joys of sitting in the same chair day after day is gaining situational awareness of the environment. This beauty spent quite a bit of time on the rocks at the edge of the water. It occupied quite a number of my photos and my attention.