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Early spring has melted all the ice from wetland waters, turning what’s left of one of last year’s muskrat lodges into an island perfect for two.

Muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus) at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, Concord, Massachusetts USA
Shot handheld with Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Focal length 27.3mm (152mm SLR equivalent), 1/1600 sec at f/5.6, ISO 400

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During an unexpected chance to experience Africa, a seed was planted. Nurtured by subsequent forays into wild places, this photographer was born.

Jacques Cousteau said “People protect what they love.” And we’ve all heard that “A picture is worth a thousand words.” So, enough with this. My photography says the rest. Thanks for listening.

Sylvia J. Zarco
aka Owed to Nature

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  • Owed to Nature
    Owed to Natureover 1 year ago

    Description  by Owed to Nature

    Early spring has melted all the ice from wetland waters, turning what’s left of one of last year’s muskrat lodges into an island perfect for two.
    Muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus) at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, Concord, Massachusetts USA


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  • lynn carter
    lynn carterover 1 year ago

    very sweet xx

  • Spotting these two enjoying the sun together was a wonderful surprise! Thank you Lynn!

    – Owed to Nature

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppover 1 year ago

    Very nice capture

  • Thank you Larry!

    – Owed to Nature

  • Joseph  Tillman
    Joseph Tillmanover 1 year ago

  • Thank You so very much Joseph for this honor! …Sylvia

    – Owed to Nature

  • WildestArt
    WildestArt6 months ago

  • Your Features are such an honor and pleasure. Thank you ever so much!

    – Owed to Nature

  • Hope Ledebur
    Hope Ledebur6 months ago

    Congrats on your feature. Lovely image.

  • Thank you so much Hope for your thoughtful and kind words. So very appreciated… Sylvia

    – Owed to Nature

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