Wolverine Jumpshot - A wolverine jumps from a log in anticipation of its next meal. Krochel Wildlife Park, Haines, Alaska.
If Looks Could Kill
If Looks Could Kill - A very close leopard stares with intensity from its grassy hidding place. Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania, Africa
Cheetah Stalks Prey
Cheetah Stalks Prey - A cheetah focused on prey, assumes a stalking posture and is ready to charge. Samburu Game Reserve, Kenya, Africa
Bee-Eater Chasing a Bee
Bee-Eater Bee Chasing - A bee-eater in flight in search of a bee, wasp or hornet that it will catch in mid-flight. Ntudu, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania, Aftica.
Bee-Eater Watching for Bees
Bee-Eater Watching for Insects - A beautiful bee-eater bird is attentively watching for bees, wasps, hornets or any other insects that it can chase and eat. Ndutu, Ngorongoro Conservatiion Area, Tanzania, Africa.
Otter Perplexitty - A river otter on the shore of Lake Quinault in the Olympic National Park in Washington State stares at an approaching kayak perplexed as to run or freeze. Fortunately it froze long enough to get this image before it ran and disappeared behind a log.
Otter Consternation - A river otter pair look up to see what is interrrupting them from their early morning breakfast on the shore of Lake Quinault in Olympic National Park in Washington State.
Otter Stepping Out
Otter Stepping Out - A northern river otter steps out from a hole in the ice on the Lamar River. Lamar Valley, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.
White Missile - An ermine (weasel) runs, dives and leaps through the newly fallen fresh snow. Seven Mile Bridge, Madison river, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.
Watchful Wolverine - An adult wolverine stands and watches for threats and potential prey in an early winter morning. Haines, Alaska, USA.
Wide Wing Landing
Wide Wing Landing - A bald eagle lands on the snow at the Chilkat River with wings spread to the maximum width. Chilkat River Bald Eagle Preserve, Haines, Alaska.
Bald Eagle Flies Under The Moon
Bald Eagle Flies Under The Moon - A bald eagle flies by the setting half moon and appears to be flying under the moon. Chilkat River Bald Eagle Preserve, Haines, Alaska.
Claiming the Carcass
Claiming the Carcass - A bald eagle stands in defiance on the rib cage of a brown bear carcass in the Chilkat River and claims ownership of the prize. Chilkat River Bald Eagle Preserve. Haines, Alaska.
Snow Landing - A bald eagle with wings up and talons extended prepares to land in the snow on the Chilkat River. Chilkat River Bald Eagle Preserve, Haines, Alaska.
Ermine Pop Up - An Ermine, also known as a Stoat, or short-tailed weasel, pops up from behind a log to watch for threats. Haines, Alaska.
Morning Meal - A bald eagle inspects a morning meal of frozen Chum salmon at sunrise. Chilkat River Bald Eagle Preserve, Haines, Alaska.
Herring's Horror - An osprey dives into the Saint George river with talons extended and alewives as the target. The alewives (herring) are easy prey for the osprey that flock to the Staint George River in Warren, Maine during the alewife spawning season in late May.
Bone Buffet - A bald eagle is about to enjoy a bone buffet of the rib cage of a brown bear in sunrise light on the Chilkat River at the Chilkat River Bald Eagle Preserve, Haines, Alaska.
Bare Bones Banquet
Bare Bones Banquet - Four bald eagles examine and prepare for a meal on the rib cage remains of a brown bear carcass. Chillkat River, Bald Eagle Preserve, Haines, Alaska.
Chilkat River Quartet
Chilkat River Quartet - Four Bald eagles are standing on a log in formation squawking in harmony surrounded by a snow and ice covered Chilkat River. Bald Eagle Preserve, Haines, Alaska.
Red-Tailed Hawk After The Snowfall
Red-Tailed Hawk After The Snowfall - A red-tailed hawk sits on a branch in a tree covered in snow from an over night snowfall watching for prey.
Nose Nuzzle - A mother polar bear and its yearling cub nuzzle each other.
Arctic Fox in Transition
Arctic fox in Transition - An arctic fox has a blue-gray color as it transitions from the brownish color of summer to its white fur of winter.
Stealthy Strike - A great blue heron stretches its neck out very slowly as it prepares for stealthy strike
Polar Prey - A bearded seal is a polar bears main meal. One adult seal can satisfy a bear for about one week. This seal watches warily for its polar predator.
Bulls on the Beach
Bulls on the Beach - Three bull walruses rest on the beach.
Bathing Beauties - Three cow (female) walruses float in the surf.
White Delight - An arctic fox kit in a beautiful white coat looks for threats as it overlooks the view ahead.