Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Spanish Moss on Pintail Lake Trail C

Spanish Moss on Pintail Lake Trail C

At Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge. This was about 50 feet from the Rio Grande River. One of the best birding locations in the US.
Alamo, Texas
March 2006
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Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Purple Prairie Clover

Purple Prairie Clover

Petalostemum purpureum or Dalea purpurea
Shot from above and posterized
Kate's Garden
Batavia, Illinois
June 2007
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Monday, December 27, 2010

The Lion of Cantigny

The Lion of Cantigny

This is a recent sculpture that they've installed at the visitor center to commemorate the battle of Cantigny in WW1 and the "Black Lions", the 28th Infantry Regiment of the 1st Division, that bore the brunt of the fighting. The artist is Stephen Spears. Cantigny was the first American victory of World War 1

Cantigny Park, Wheaton, Illinois www.cantigny.org
December 2008

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