Road ecology blog: Bullock's oriole, (Icterus bullockii) roadkill, Montana, USA

July 27, 2012 - Some birds are so brightly colored that you wonder whether that thing on the side of the road really was a roadkilled bi...
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Road ecology blog: Black-capped chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) roadkill, Montana, USA

July 26, 2012 - The number of small birds that are killed by cars on our highways is often underestimated but they are likely in the mil...
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Road ecology blog: warning sign "open range, livestock at large"

July 25, 2012 - Yesterday I showed a picture of cows and calves on a dirt road. A bit further down the same road there was a warning sig...
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Road ecology blog: cattle blocking dirt road, Montana, USA

July 24, 2012 - These cows and calves appear to be blocking a dirt road in central Montana. Many areas in the western United States have...
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Americana: grain elevators, Hobson, Montana, USA

July 23, 2012 - Old wooden grain elevators with railroad tracks in Hobson, central Montana. Converted to sepia tones. Click here for ano...
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Road ecology blog: Roadkilled common raven (Corvus corax), Montana, USA

July 20, 2012 - I saw this common raven (Corvus corax) along a road in central Montana a few weeks ago. I don't think I have seen a road...
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Wildflowers: camas (Camassia quamash) at Packer Meadows

July 19, 2012 - I posted some new images from the camas (Camassia quamash) at Packer Meadows from a few weeks ago. Click here to see the...
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Road ecology blog: Bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) lamb roadkill

July 18, 2012 - One of the bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) lambs I photographed earlier was hit by a vehicle. It was lying dead by the r...
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Road ecology blog: Bighorn sheep (Ovis Canadensis) ram licking road salt

July 17, 2012 - Unfortunately some wildlife species get in the habit of licking road salt off the road or from the right-of-way. In the...
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Wildlife: Bighorn sheep (Ovis Canadensis)

July 16, 2012 - Click here for a series of images of bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis). They include photos of a ewe, lambs, and a ram. S...
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Summer Sale on selected large prints and canvas wraps

July 15, 2012 - Summer Sale Through 31 August 2012 For " favorite " large prints and canvas wraps (gallery wraps) only. Examples:...
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Montana wildlife: Long-billed curlew (Numenius americanus)

July 13, 2012 - Long-billed curlew (Numenius americanus), Montana, USA Like Marcel Huijser Photography on Facebook: http://www.facebook...
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Americana: strong man hay bale sculpture, Montana

July 12, 2012 - Strong man hay bale sculpture, Montana. Like Marcel Huijser Photography on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/marcelhuij...
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Road ecology blog: Gophersnake (Pituophis catenifer) on dirt road, Montana, USA

July 11, 2012 - Gophersnake (Pituophis catenifer) on dirt road, Montana, USA. Like Marcel Huijser Photography on Facebook: http://www.f...
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Montana wildlife: Pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) in grassland

July 10, 2012 - This Pronghorn buck (Antilocapra americana) did not quite know what to think of us. The animal came closer and kept its...
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Montana wildlife: Pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) silhouette

July 09, 2012 - I made this image of a pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) shooting against the light. Of course this makes the exposure c...
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Montana wildlife: black-tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus)

July 06, 2012 - Black-tailed prairie dogs (Cynomys ludovicianus) have declined in the last decades and are now considered a species of c...
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Montana wildlife: Burrowing owl (Athene cunicularia) at sunset

July 05, 2012 - Burrowing owls (Athene cunicularia) use prairie dog burrows to nest and roost. They often use the mounds of dirt around...
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Montana wildlife: red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) at the den

July 03, 2012 - Here are additional images of the red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) at the den. I didn't have a chance to process these earlier,...
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Montana wildlife: red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) kit portraits

July 02, 2012 - Not much to say other than that red fox (Vulpes vulpes) kits are very cute. Click here for a series of portraits, some o...
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