May 13, 2010

Montreal Biosphere Exhibit

Photo Credit: Biosphere - Hugues Bureau-St-Pierre

Montreal Biosphère "Tightly Knit" Biodiversity Exhibit May 22/2010 - April 30/2011

This outdoor exhibit of giant photos reveals how photographers see and experience nature.

The Biosphère is mounting this exhibit as part of the International Year of Biodiversity. All of the photographs, which are complemented by literary essays and video clips, provide a touching illustration of the vast and rich Canadian biodiversity and the importance of each species for ecosystem balance and health.

Venice Rookery

If you are ever in the Venice/Sarasota area in Florida especially from March-June...make sure you check out the Venice Rookery. Each year on my Florida trip I spend as many mornings there as possible watching a variety of waterbirds flying back and forth from their nests collecting nesting material.

Some of my favorites from this year: