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Bobcats; Comparing Point Reyes National Seashore and Yellowstone National Park

I go to Point Reyes National Seashore (PRNS) often.  It’s rare that I go and not see at least one bobcat.  I also spend a month or so almost every year in Yellowstone National Park (YNP).   Yet, I’ve never … Continue reading

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Bobcat Marks His Territory; Point Reyes National Seashore

It’s a little hard to see in this photo because of its size, but this male bobcat was marking his territory.  As he looked right at me I thought he was also making a statement as to what he thinks … Continue reading

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American Kestrel, Point Reyes National Seashore

With a break in the wet weather, I headed out to Point Reyes yesterday afternoon.  It turned out to be a good day.   I saw and photographed several bobcats and coyotes. I also photographed one of my favorite hawks, … Continue reading

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A Day at Point Reyes National Seashore

I was at Point Reyes National Seashore a few weeks ago and saw many creatures I typically see there such as tule elk, black-tailed deer, coyotes, bobcats, red-tailed hawks, harriers, kestrels and quail.  I also saw a white-tailed kite and … Continue reading

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Pumas in Patagonia

Mountain Lions (aka pumas, cougars, catamounts etc.) have eluded me here in the United States, so last May I went to Torres del Paine National Park in Chilean Patagonia.  I had learned that it was much more feasible to find … Continue reading

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My Record Day for Coyotes and Bobcats at Point Reyes National Seashore

I was at Point Reyes National Seashore yesterday from about noon to dark and saw ten coyotes and eight bobcats.  That was a record day (and half day) for me for both critters.  Plus, I started the afternoon with a … Continue reading

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Point Reyes National Seashore; Some Elk Have Fatal Disease

The current issue of the Point Reyes Light has an article reporting that five of the 200 plus wild, free-roaming elk in the park have been found recently to have Johne’s Disease.  Here’s a link to the article:  http://www.ptreyeslight.com/article/seashore-finds-elk-gut-disease Johne’s … Continue reading

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