An Early Bloomer: Skunk Cabbage

Whenever we go out for a walk in the great outdoors, most of us have a tendency to focus on wildlife. Birds, butterflies, and mammals naturally capture our attention with color and motion. For those willing to investigate, the plant world offers…

A Walk in the Woods

September/October Issue of Virginia Wildlife Magazine’s “A Walk in the Woods” Column by Mike Roberts (permission to reprint granted by Virginia Wildlife Magazine) Few North American birds are as striking in appearance as a drake wood…

America's Oldest Whitetail Hunter Does It Again!

Clyde Roberts turned 105 years young on October 29th and celebrated the occasion by spending the first five afternoons of Virginia’s 2018 muzzleloading deer season (excluding Sunday) sitting in his 20-foot tree stand. During that period, Clyde…

Trout Fishing in Yellowstone

While visiting Yellowstone National Park in late September, Mike Roberts, wildlife photographer/naturalist for the Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation, took time out to fish for cutthroat trout in Yellowstone Lake. This lake is the largest fresh…