Animals

Raccoon in the Road

May 15, 2019
Raccoon in the Road

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Fox on the Tracks

May 13, 2019
Fox By the Railroad Tracks

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Snapping Turtle

April 20, 2019
Snapping Turtle

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Turkeys in the Road

April 12, 2019
Turkeys in the Road

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Striped Skunk

February 25, 2019
Striped Skunk

Yesterday, we saw this striped skunk out in the neighborhood. I think it’s the first skunk picture I’ve gotten as I usually only see roadkill skunks during the daytime. This evening while out for a walk, I saw another one but didn’t have my camera with me.

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2018: The Wettest Year

January 18, 2019
Flooding as Seen from Rte 619

As the Richmond Times-Dispatch reports: 2018 was the wettest year on record for dozens of towns and cities in Virginia. Long-term weather observing stations that broke annual precipitation records include: Roanoke 62.45 inches. Previous record: 58.81 inches in 1948. Records date to 1912. Lynchburg 65.7 inches. Previous record: 59.71 inches in 1972. Records date to…

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