About 80 elk observed while driving north on Highway 101, a great early morning view of this large elk herd.
Ok, ok, I'm probably not supposed to do this, but did anyone really think I wouldn't?
Clinging to a downed redwood root mass at 8:00pm
A juvenile of the Pacific giant salamander (Dicamptodon tenebrosus) found near the creek at 7:00pm.
About 30 cows and a single stag elk foraging and resting in the meadow around 3:00pm.
Large tan-phase chinese mantid who had just laid her egg case on the plastic lumber deck railings at Elk Meadow picnic area, near Orick, CA.