Elk resting in Smoky Mountains National Park on a cloudy day
Sighting of a black bear on the side of Skyline Drive at Shenandoah National Park.
One of the many highlights of visiting Shenandoah National Park is the opportunity to observe and photograph wildlife – white-tailed deer, a wide variety of birds, and butterflies, and, with some frequency, black bears. Black bears estimated in a few hundreds are the only species of bear found in Shenandoah National Park.
Young crocodiles in the Chagres River backwaters in Gamboa rainforest Panama
Bullocks or oxen are beasts of burden in India and help plow fields or pull carts. Here are a pair resting after a hard day’s work in Kayavarohan.
A pair of young water buffaloes look inquisitively at the camera in this rural image
A young boy tends cattle as his daily job in the outskirts of Kayavarohan, a small Indian village in Gujarat
A water buffalo and an egret make interesting companions in this rural scene