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Backyard Wildlife

North American River Otter - (Lontra canadensis)
"When I first saw this, I thought it must just be one of the muscrats swimming around in the wetland behind my house. To my surprise, it swam right by me about 40 feet away without making note of me." Photo and text by Tom Murray


Red-headed Woodpecker - (Melanerpes erythrocephalus) Photo courtesy of Tom Murray.


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