Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 26th, 2013
There are a lot of beautiful sights in nature — colorful flowers, lush forests, glowing sunsets — but as this duck has learned, sometimes the most beautiful things are right in from of your face! We adore this photograph by Flickr photographer Rich Seeley of this curious Mandarin.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 18th, 2013
Who’s up for a game of Jenga? We’re having a little fun with our Nature Photo of the Week. Robert Park Photography captured this spectacular image of Utah’s Bryce Canyon National Park at sunrise — careful, no one move!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 12th, 2013
Take a mirrored lake, add in fiery orange larches, a vivid blue sky and and you’ve got yourself the perfect formula for a stunning photograph. Thanks to Flickr photographer mountains43 for sharing this photo through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 2nd, 2013
With a red forehead, loooong neck and prehistoric-looking features, the sandhill crane is one cool-looking bird. Flickr photographer Desert Horse shared this image of sandhill crane buddies through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | March 22nd, 2013
The contrast between the bright, glowing rocks and ominous black sky make for one spectacular shot. Flickr photographer exerda took this image at Goblin Valley, Utah and shared it through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group. Thank you!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | March 14th, 2013
Happy Friday! We encourage you to take inspiration from our Nature Photo of the Week this weekend: head outside, hang around and just enjoy the view.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | March 8th, 2013
As we count down the last few weeks of winter, we wanted to pause and celebrate the still and peaceful beauty of this snow-covered landscape. Flickr photographer mountains43 captured this stunning image of Snow Lake in Washington’s Alpine Lakes Wilderness…
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | February 28th, 2013
Isn’t Mother Nature spectacular? Our Nature Photo of the Week was photographed at Horseshoe Bend, Arizona.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | February 22nd, 2013
This photo has me looking forward to spring in all it’s colorful glory — especially on a quiet, grey day like we’re having in Washington, DC today. Kudos to Flickr photographer L_tothe_D for capturing this great shot of poppies in California and for submitting your photograph through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group. See all of The […]
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | February 15th, 2013
This peaceful photo reminds me of a John Muir quote: “Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.”