Spider eating and insect on a Strawberry Hedgehog Cactus flower (Echinocereus engelmannii)
Bee nectering on Desert Marigold flower.
nectering on Yurba Santa flower (Eriodictyon angustifolium)
Bush Peppergrass // Desert Alyssum, not yet blooming.
Cotton Top Cactus, blooming
Very small cacti, about 2 1/2 to 3 inches tall. I have only seen this cacti once before and still have not I.D.'d them.
This Robber Fly just wanted to pose for pictures. Many observed this am.
Starting to bloom all over Red Rock Canyon.
Small bird on Mojave Yucca
Several seen in early am, all quite vocal and pleasing to hear.
Beautiful just after sunrise.
Just starting to bloom.
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus), seven (7) seen together in small herd, only one male noted.
Third time I have seen this plant and three are adjacent and all blooming with tiny miniature white flowers about 1/10 of an inch in diameter.