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 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 16th, 2013
Bears, elk and whales — these three close encounters with animals will leave you on the edge of your seat and serve as a reminder of the true wonders of the natural world and the importance of protecting in.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 10th, 2013
What a great capture! Flickr photographer carolynpepper caught these three Mergansers at just the right moment, perfectly in sync on Lake Vermillion in Minnesota. Thanks for sharing your image through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 2nd, 2013
We are wowed by the juxtaposition of this photograph: dark craggly rock in the foreground against the clear, bright blue skies. Flickr photographer rajalqadar captured this stunning image of the Almafi Coast in Italy.