S: Meadow in Minnesota
BC: Nickel Lake, a trout lake.
FC: Meadow in Minnesota | Boundary Waters
1: Living and working in Northern Minnesota has been one of my most cherished adventures. | Yellow Lady Slippers and Crab Spider, Norris Camp, MN.
2: Lake Mary, Fall 2010 | When living near Bigfork, MN this is the lake I lived on.
3: Lake Mary Pumpkinseed. | Black Crappie | Northern Pike | Large Mouth Bass
4: Sauger | North Star Lake
5: Smallmouth Bass Lake Vermillion | Lake Trout | Rusty Crayfish
7: Boundary Waters Canoe Wilderness Area, 2009.
8: Perhaps one of the most exciting parts of living in Minnesota has been learning the traditions of locals. Even in the seemingly intolerable "loon shit" lake there is something to be cherished. This picture was taken while I hauled a rice laden canoe out of Shovel Lake. I wore no shirt because of an awn and rice worm invasion. | Rice Worms
10: Minnesota is the Land of Plenty , when thawed. | Wild Rice | Raspberries | Blueberries
11: 2010 Garden
13: Morel Mushrooms!
16: Some of the Campus! | MInneapolis from the East Bank Campus, White roof= Metrodome
17: Fancy Granite and Marble Crusted old buildings
18: The Mississippi in Minneapolis
19: Minnesota means "sky-colored water"
20: Random Photos!
22: Animas Mt., New Mexico | New Mexico 2010
23: Sow Javelina | The closest we got to Javelina in five days | Gambel's and scaled quail hunt
24: Grousing 2008
26: Juvenile grouse Harvested in Study Area | 2010 Grouse Season | Kodi | Reed
27: 2010 Bears Bobby LeClaire n' Me
29: Deer Season 2009
30: Lake Sturgeon Caught on the Rainy River; some of the world's finest fishing waters. So fortunate that my study area was less than an hour from this spot and no more than 10 miles as a crow flies from Lake of the Woods. | 2010
31: Rainy River Hen Walleye, 31", 11 lb. 2010, early ice out.
32: Random Lucky Guy
33: Lake Sturgeon: entertaining at any size.
35: Deputy vs. Warden Casting Competition
36: Snow and Ice
38: I've learned that when the lake trout aren't biting....they aren't biting.
39: Burntside Lake, MN
43: Raven Tracks in Snow
44: Lake Winnebegoshish a.k.a "Winni"
46: Digging out a painted turtle nest on Jayson's Boat Launch
47: All the neat wildlife experiences! | Agassiz NWR Den Visits 2010
49: Field Work in the Bog
56: Woodchuck chase down!.
57: Fire in the Hole! | Beaver dam removal, Red Lake WMA
58: Flat land logging in pine plantations is often a one or two man job. A boom truck with bunks, processor, and skidder.
60: Sun Dog
62: Lunch with Kay Peterson and the boys in NM. | 2009 Bear.
63: Lake Trout Trip With Steve Beckman Silver Bay, MN | A flat day on Superior | Taconite/Ore Docks, Silverbay
65: Lake Vermillion Shorelunch Lake Vermillion, MN
66: Trapping 2010
70: Marten Trapping near Orr, Minnesota. Un-plowed roads, snow shoes, and a muzzleloader. 2010
74: 1.) Use Auger to punch two holes in ice. | 2.) Use ice saw to cut a square out of the ice. | 3.) Extract ice block with ice tongs. | 4.) Set up spear house.
75: 5.)A hand-carved decoy is then used to lure in and spear an aggressive pike! | 4.) Set up spear house | Spear Fishing