Louisiana Black Bear, Ursus americanus luteolus, in Tensas River Wildlife Management Area. Global Biodiversity Day 2019 is themed on "Our Biodiversity, Our Food, Our Health".

“We Need To Nurture Nature And Work With It.” World Celebrates Global Biodiversity Day, May 22, 2019

Gulf Fritilary butterflies vie in beauty with the flowers that nourish them in Black Bayou's lovely new Pollinators' Garden.

Enjoy Autumn Outdoors at Black Bayou’s Fall Festival

A young male jaguar in the Pantanal region of Brazil. Midori Paxton image and copyright.

Making the Jaguar the Icon of Sustainable Development

Juvenile Box turtle. C . Paxton image and copyright.

Registering Land With The Natural Areas Program

swimming racoon

Swimming Raccoon in D’Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge

Kimmie Paxton enjoying an exploratory hike on the Rainey Lake trail at Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge armed with Panasonic Lumix GX8 with 100-300mm Lumix G Vario. This is a fantastic combination for wildlife because it is light, fast, silent and powerful. Taken on Sigma DP2 and developed in Affinity with tone mapping, boosted and framed with Topaz Adjust. C.Paxton image and copyright.

Autumnal Scenes from Northeastern Louisiana

A baby American Alligator resting in ambush for a meal of fish, frogs or whatever it can manage at Black Bayou. Monroe Louisiana.

Recipe for wonderful afternoon: Wildlife watching at Black Bayou NWR followed by frozen yoghurt from daily Press.

Endangered and beautiful, Kenya's Rift Valley Lakes wildlife and scenery in new Klikr gallery.

Nature’s go faster stripes? Stunning Images of Kenya’s Rift Valley Lakes in new 2016 Gallery

Great White Egret taking wing at Tensas River NWR, Louisiana. C. Paxton image and copyright.

Free Hunting and Fishing Event at Tensas River NWR, Saturday, September 17th

Hedgehogs have been declining in Great Britain, primarily due to habitat loss.

Hedgehogs in focus. Saturday 21 Nov. is Hedgehog Day