Super Tuskers need our help – (just your signature will make a huge impact for these elephants!)

If you are ready, here is the link to sign the petition to the President of Tanzania.To jump ahead - go here for the "LINKS" sectiongo here to

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Lions extinct in the wild by 2050? Is that the fate we want for them?

Note:   All the images in this blog and all of my blogs are animals in the wild unless specifically noted.   This article talks about captive lions

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2023 Year in Review and 2024 Plans

2023 was another intense year of travel with 159 days traveling.    In addition to those days out of my home state, I spent many days and nights

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African Jacana carries its babies

I've seen African Jacanas many many times and never quite understood why my driver guides were always so excited when seeing one.They aren't rare but they are cool.

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A Lion’s Dilemma: Witnessing the Complex Behavior of an Older Male Lion Who Reluctantly Shares A Kill with Two Other Males

- From:  Namiri Plains, Serengeti National Park, TanzaniaFrom a distance, my driver spotted 2 male lions walking across the plains.   Through the binoculars, they looked like stunning

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Leatherback Turtles Nesting in Gabon

As I stroll along the sandy shore, the soft grains of sand shift beneath my toes. The ocean stretches out before my eyes, its surface rippling and glinting

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Leaf Cutter Ants at Napo Cultural Center Ecuador

I don't know much about leaf cutter ants.   I've only seen them on two occasions.   Once on a night walk in Costa Rica and once in

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creepy, eerie, jungle noises AKA Howler Monkeys

Have you ever been in a jungle?   Or even a really thick forest? Just imagine, it's hot and humid...you feel sticky all over.   The river is

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A glance into the life of a 6-month old LEOPARD cub

Leopards:   Elusive, powerful, somewhat scary.    One of the original BIG FIVE.   A safari goers dream sighting. There is something about a leopards amber eyes, the way

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Lipstick – My tribute to this majestic lion, Masai Mara Kenya

My love affair with Kenya started 26 years ago.   Oh, I could tell you it’s because of the people – so kind, welcoming, and generous of spirit…or

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