Monthly Archives: January 2014

Gabon plated lizard

I can hear reptiles scurrying into the undergrowth as I walk along the sand track, their bouncing, erratic rustle sounding different than the constant swish of a snake.  This particular Plated lizard I discovered hanging upside-down in a clump of … Continue reading

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another gorilla visit

I have been moving my camera to different locations and was privileged to receive another visit by the band of gorillas.  This is likely the same family of gorillas encountered earlier, though the numbers have increased to fourteen, including an … Continue reading

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bat in the garden

I dismissed it as a leaf hanging dead in a branch behind the house, though Lisa continued to study the gray and black pear-sized shape hanging from a tree in the garden.  Leaving the patio for a closer look, we … Continue reading

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