Two mtn lions, one a bit smaller than the other, on the Northern Range of Yellowstone NP.
3 observed on sw portion of swan lake flats...could not find the other two dozen reported from the day prior. Took awhile to confirm that they were not the more common Willet
Below rainbow lake
Overall gray looking, brown/red and green head, white stripe in front, yellow on tail.
Overall black and white to gray duck, white ring on bill, appears to have a nike swoosh on side.
Heard the winnowing only no visual.
Large overall black bird with bald red head.
Overall black bird with yellow head and white wing bar. Male was first heard calling then located with binoculars.
Pair feeding at the edges of an aspen grove near pond
Male and female Pileated Woodpecker calling and flying. Large woodpecker black overall with white face pattern and red crest.
Courtship dance @ Swan lake flats
First yellow flowering plant I saw today and last year too. Closest I've come is Golden Draba? Native or something else?