Written by Madeline Van Tassel | July 18th, 2013
If you can break yourself away from this timber wolf’s intense yellow gaze, you may find yourself a bit intimidated by those razor sharp teeth. Flickr photographer Jim Cumming is a brave man for getting so close to this wolf! But his courage paid off — we’ve named this shot our Nature Photo of the Week. […]
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | July 10th, 2013
Vibrant colors, unique patterns and intricate textures — this lizard could be a piece of art with all of its stunning features. Kudos to Flickr photographer Patricia Pierce for making this wonderful photograph and for sharing it through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | July 4th, 2013
This snail seems to have reached the end of the road (or leaf). Hold on, buddy! Kudos to Flickr photographer ALIT SUSANTA for this great capture.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | June 27th, 2013
Is it just us or is this eagle owl is growing a goatee? Flickr photographer Flywayphotos captured this crisp shot of a fuzzy eagle owl and we’ve selected it as the Nature Photo of the Week, bearded-face and all.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | June 20th, 2013
Oh, to be a bird! So graceful and majestic, soaring through clear skies. Flickr photographer Evan Silver snapped this photo of a hawk in the Galapagos. Great capture!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | June 13th, 2013
Flickr photographer ken.parish sure got an up close and personal view of this brightly-colored red-spotted newt! How cool are those spots?
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | June 7th, 2013
This week’s pick for Nature Photo of the Week goes to Flickr photographer chicagotarra for this bright and cheerful shot of tulips in Philadelphia. Between the sunlight and yellow petals, these flowers remind me of light bulbs — they appear to be lit from within. Such a beautiful sight!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 31st, 2013
Talk about a spectacular view! We’d give anything to be here right now, soaking in the majestic view of the Twelve Apostles at the Port Campbell National Park in Australia. Many thanks to Flickr Photographer DerbyBalboa for at least virtually taking us there with this stunning photograph!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 23rd, 2013
Spring evenings at Yellowstone National Park’s Mud Volcano prove to be a busy time for wildlife! Flickr photographer Jon Taylor Montana captured this image of bison and bears out for an evening stroll.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 16th, 2013
You’ll feel like you’re on a virtual vacation when you look at our Nature Photo of the Week. This breathtaking photo was captured the morning after a big storm at Big Sur, California.