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Sunday, April 10, 2022

Accompaniment

Blooming Torrey Yucca near upper flatland road
Dr. K accompanied Willow, Frio and me on our morning trek today, which was back in the lower Chihuahuan Desert.  We did our usual hike.

Weather was getting toasty out there, but at least we beat the big winds; they're pretty awful right now, and we're under a Red Flag fire watch.

The hawks I photographed today were so far away I can't properly ID them; tails look short, so they could be Red-tailed Hawks.

Hawk and dove

Hawk

Two hawks (one atop yucca at right)

Hard to ID hawk at this distance

This & next 3:  hawks in yuccas




This & next:  Claret Cup Cactus


Flowering Torrey Yucca

This & next:  Claret Cup Cactus


This & next 2:  Torrey Yucca with two flowering stalks



This & next:  Willow and Frio


Heelers and me

Heelers with Dr K

This & next:  blooming yuccas


Wildflowers at home

 

1 comment:

Dr. K said...

The photos of the hawks came out well. I like the 3rd image best.

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