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New Bosque del Apache Photographs

A pair of Snow Geese take a swim in a pond in Bosque del Apache Narional Wildlife Refuge near Socorro, New Mexico.
A pair of Snow Geese take a swim in a pond in Bosque del Apache Narional Wildlife Refuge near Socorro, New Mexico.

We have added new  photographs to our Bosque del Apache portfolio.

In December, we had another wonderful visit to Bosque del Apache. Our timing was just right, because there were tens of thousands of Snow geese and Greater Sandhill cranes.

We were especially lucky to catch some spectacular take-offs, beautiful sandhill plumage, and hovering harriers — as well as an assortment of ducks. Take a look at the new photographs.

Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

Adjacent to Interstate 25, just south of Socorro, New Mexico, is Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge. This sanctuary is famous for its winter gathering of Sandhill Cranes and Snow Geese.

In addition to these bird species, you can frequently see Bald Eagles, Greater Roadrunners, Gambel’s Quail, and Wild Turkeys. In fact, over 350 species of birds have been observed here. Continue reading Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

2017 – Darkroom Gallery Exhibition Multiples

One of William Horton’s photographs, taken in Bosque del Apache, New Mexico, has been chosen to be part of the Darkroom Gallery Exhibition Multiples. The exhibition opens September 14th in Essex Junction, Vermont; and,  it will run through October 8th. So, if you are in the area, please stop by and take a look. Continue reading 2017 – Darkroom Gallery Exhibition Multiples