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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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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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254 Elk Die of Thirst in Elk Range; Point Reyes National Seashore

The elk in the Tomales Point Tule Elk Reserve (Pierce Point Ranch area) have been dying in large numbers due to lack of water or dehydration.  It’s a slow way to die. The elk population dropped from 540 in 2012 … Continue reading

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