The Deschutes River in black and white. Maralee
I love the sound of water rushing in a stream or lapping along the shore of a lake or ocean. This is a small man-made waterfall in the subdivision where I live. Maralee
I am still nursing inflamed ankle tendons which makes it painful to walk so I am relegated to using photos that were taken previously. This photo of the common loon was taken on a visit to my home state of Minnesota a few years ago. The loon is the state bird. Maralee
MyFavoriteHeron scratching an itch.
The American Dipper, or water ouzel, is an unusual bird. It's not a large bird - it's about the size of an American robin. You will find it in the western streams standing on rocks in fast-moving water where it will hop into the water to catch its food. This one hopped into the water …