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Deer Spy


by Mark E. Schrull

4/30/14 Richland County, Ohio – Deer looking to see if it is safe to cross the field.

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The Melt is Over 2-23-14 Lorain County Ohio USA


by Mark E. Schrull

2/23/14 Lorain – The past few days brought a welcome melt to Northern Ohio.  Flooding and ice jams have been a problem along the Vermilion and the Rocky rivers according to the local Cleveland news stations.  Currently we are experiencing a partly sunny sky, however, the cold has returned.
Sunny Park Melt Partly Cloudy 1crThe deer were very active yesterday evening just after dusk.
Deer 3cr deer 2cr Deer 1crBird Shadow 2crA predator bird hunted just before sunrise.  Perched on a light pole along the street he scan the ground for breakfast.
Bird ShadowThe bright sunshine this morning lit up the cat tails like candles.
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Deer at Lorain County Metro Park Day’s Dam


by Mark Schrull

8/11/2013 Lorain, Ohio, USA – It was as good a day as anyone can have.  Mid-seventies, sun shining, absolutely beautiful.  Rhonda and I decided to walk to the small picnic table shelter about 3 miles down the paved path heading south from the parking lot in Day’s Dam.

Along the way we kept seeing evidence of deer beds – places where the under brush is smashed down from where a deer has slept.  I had a feeling we were going to see one.

And there is was, a splendid vision.  A wink at us through God’s eye.  A yearling, walking in a small stream just off the path.  We felt so blessed.  I felt blessed to get these shots.  Enjoy.

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Isn’t that something.  Below are pictures of a deer bed.  Click on them if you want to enlarge.

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Here are picture of The Black River from our walk today.

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