August 12, 2009
Urban Prairie Dog
Photograph by Morgan Heim
This Month in Photo of the Day: Animals
We spend so much time looking for wildlife far from home, I thought I'd try my hand at paying a little more attention to local wildlife. This colony lives along a thin band of open space running along used car lots and suburban neighborhoods.
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