A female Common Loon sits on her nest at sunset in the interior of B.C Canada.  Image ©Connor Stefanison

A female Common Loon sits on her nest at sunset in the interior of B.C Canada.

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 An American Dipper feeds its chicks at a cliffside nest in Maple Ridge, B.C, Canada.  Image ©Connor Stefanison

An American Dipper feeds its chicks at a cliffside nest in Maple Ridge, B.C, Canada.

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 A female Barred Owl swoops through an urban forest in Burnaby, B.C, Canada. Subject attracted with a dead mouse.   Image ©Connor Stefanison

A female Barred Owl swoops through an urban forest in Burnaby, B.C, Canada. Subject attracted with a dead mouse. 

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 Wildlife Rescue Association workers help guide a Tundra Swan into a cage so that it can be released back into the wild. Taken in Burnaby, B.C, Canada.   Image ©Connor Stefanison

Wildlife Rescue Association workers help guide a Tundra Swan into a cage so that it can be released back into the wild. Taken in Burnaby, B.C, Canada. 

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 A White-tailed Ptarmigan blends into it's surroundings in Jasper National Park, Canada.  Image ©Connor Stefanison

A White-tailed Ptarmigan blends into it's surroundings in Jasper National Park, Canada.

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 Mist swirls around a geothermal spring at Yellowstone National Park's Mammoth Hot Springs.   Image ©Connor Stefanison

Mist swirls around a geothermal spring at Yellowstone National Park's Mammoth Hot Springs. 

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 Two large Pronghorn Bucks roam the landscape in Yellowstone National Park, USA.  Image ©Connor Stefanison

Two large Pronghorn Bucks roam the landscape in Yellowstone National Park, USA.

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 A Snowy Owl flies through a salt marsh at Boundary Bay, B.C, Canada.  Image ©Connor Stefanison

A Snowy Owl flies through a salt marsh at Boundary Bay, B.C, Canada.

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 Biodiversity Research Institute scientists work to release a common loon from a capture net, so they can bring it to land to begin sampling procedures.   Image © Connor Stefanison

Biodiversity Research Institute scientists work to release a common loon from a capture net, so they can bring it to land to begin sampling procedures. 

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   A Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep follows its herd up a mountain to their bedding grounds. Taken in Jasper National Park, Canada.      Image ©Connor Stefanison        

A Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep follows its herd up a mountain to their bedding grounds. Taken in Jasper National Park, Canada.

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 This Bobcat took this image of itself by walking through the infrared beam of my remote camera trap. Taken in Maple Ridge, B.C, Canada. Subject attracted with raw deer bones.   Image ©Connor Stefanison

This Bobcat took this image of itself by walking through the infrared beam of my remote camera trap. Taken in Maple Ridge, B.C, Canada. Subject attracted with raw deer bones. 

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 Vine Maples and Sword Ferns in Maple Ridge, B.C, Canada.   Image ©Connor Stefanison

Vine Maples and Sword Ferns in Maple Ridge, B.C, Canada. 

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  A Red Fox successfully pounces on prey in Yellowstone National Park, USA.     Image ©Connor Stefanison

A Red Fox successfully pounces on prey in Yellowstone National Park, USA. 

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 An elderly woman in western rural Ukraine, pauses after giving me a tour of her home.   Image ©Connor Stefanison

An elderly woman in western rural Ukraine, pauses after giving me a tour of her home. 

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 After effortlessly turning over boulders to search for crabs, this yearling Black Bear checked me out for a brief moment. Taken on the west coast of Vancouver Island, B.C, Canada.   Image ©Connor Stefanison

After effortlessly turning over boulders to search for crabs, this yearling Black Bear checked me out for a brief moment. Taken on the west coast of Vancouver Island, B.C, Canada. 

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 A young Mule Deer doe in Yellowstone National Park, USA.  Image ©Connor Stefanison

A young Mule Deer doe in Yellowstone National Park, USA.

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 A Common Raven walks along a snowy mountain top in West Vancouver, B.C, Canada.   Image ©Connor Stefanison

A Common Raven walks along a snowy mountain top in West Vancouver, B.C, Canada. 

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