Birch trees in the northeast have been under stress from a variety of sources. Birches are naturally short-lived and extreme weather or bug infestations can deliver the species a blow.
This little stand of mature birches is rare. It was found in the middle of a farmer's field in northern Vermont. The fact that it's in the middle of the field reveals the farmer's respect for the species, choosing to let them grow rather than take their land for crops.
The air was clear and the water nearly smooth. This one area of Lake Tahoe has a number of small outcroppings. This particular one sported...View full product details
The north and west sides of Olympic National Park are dense, wet rainforests. They are marked by streams to which many species of salmon return to...View full product details
Hoodoos. Fairy chimneys. Earth pyramids. Tent rocks. They have many different names, but these strange badland rock formations are one and the same. "These strange...View full product details