Monthly Archives: June 2011

A Favorite Tree Goes Down in the Storm

Before I left Valentine I drove back to the Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge where I photographed the enormous storm on Friday. I was saddened to see my favorite Cottonwood tree was downed by the wind from that storm. I … Continue reading

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Moving Cattle at the Rocking Arrow Ranch, Nebraska

Janet Grabher from the Ft. Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge outside of Valentine, NE invited me to join her family as they moved cattle onto new grazing land on Saturday. A hard-working, close-knit family, the Gabners and Churchills were a joy … Continue reading

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Surviving a Strong Summer Storm in Valentine, Nebraska

After a great afternoon of photographing around the Niobrara River near Valentine, Nebraska, I noticed a band of unusually large clouds rolling down from the north. I photographed the clouds seen in the photograph above near Fort Falls on the … Continue reading

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