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A yearling Black Bear chows down on the fruit of a native Black Cherry tree
on Briar Ridge, Rappahannock County, Virginia

One of my favorite ways to learn about the natural world is through nature photography. In examining and cataloging photos I've taken in the field, I often find some detail in the subject or its proximity to another species, and get a whole new perspective on it and its place in an ecosystem. Check out my photo diary, which documents nature throughout the year, and the other categories:

Adventures in Nature