Platte River Bridge - Louisville, NE. - 2019 The Platte River crosses the entire state of Nebraska, collecting water from several small rivers and streams, and finally dumping into the Missouri River near Plattsmouth, NE. -- about 10 miles downstream of this photo. It has the reputation of being "a mile wide and a foot … Continue reading Raging River
The word was out; snow geese were gathering at Nebraska's Desoto National Wildlife Refuge. Gathering is an understatement, more like a national convention; local naturalists estimated upwards of 500,000. Over 1200 acres of fields and wetlands provide a welcome stopover for migratory water fowl. They are easily heard, but hard to find along the seven … Continue reading Desoto NWR
Prairie Art?What the heck IS this? I was originally attracted to this scene by the lone tree on the hill top, but the more I studied this strange apparatus, the more I liked it as a foreground element. It looks like the tops of 12 painfully uncomfortable metal straight-back chairs. They form a nice circle, … Continue reading Hey, What’s This?