Sometimes these pelicans almost disappear when kettling in flight. That black and white offers good camouflage in the air.
I will say goodbye to the last swans as they fly north. I had hoped these might stay. I have looked for the heart shape with their necks, seeing lots of paired birds earlier in the week chatting.
I had fun looking at ways to leave this deer skull for someone else who walked the same trail. I ended up placing it high on a tree.
2nd generation moss somewhat propagating
A horse for a friend who left this trail ride to a better place.