Category Archives: Nature Photography

Picchetti Ranch Open Space Preserve

Spring has arrived in Northern California, with lovely weather.  We went on a great hike/photoshoot yesterday at Picchetti Ranch Open Space Preserve, ending up at the winery on the property.

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My Butterfly Quest-A Catepillar!

If you have been following my blog for awhile, you know that over the summer I planted some butterfly-friendly flowers to attract butterflies to my yard.  My friend gave me several small milkweed plants, food for monarchs, which I painstakingly … Continue reading

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Elkhorn Slough

Last week I spent a few hours out on boat on  an Elkhorn Slough Safari with friends from my volunteer organization, the EMQ Auxiliary. Elkhorn Slough is one of California’s largest wetlands and part of a National Estuarine Reserve located … Continue reading

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Victory!

My new butterfly plant is flowering and I finally caught a beautiful yellow swallowtail.  I haven’t been seeing many butterflies and am so happy that this one came to visit!

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