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Bumble Bee
The mystery of the night
The fun bout
Moose crossing lake in Newfoundland
Milky Way beyond the fence
A bee about to take off from a beautiful plant.
Camping Under the Stars
Photo of an American Toad (Anaxyrus americanus)
From the Bottom to the Top
Trumpeter Swan a Swimming
sweet seller
muskrat eating and bathing in VERY GREEN pond scum
Rush Hour
A fashionable girl walks the streets of Trinidad
Rush Hour
A tourist takes the plunge
Charismatic locals visually enhance the atmosphere in Havanna
follow the sun
Follow me
Sunset
Freedom
The Beauty of Cedar Creek Park
Young Boy and the Sea
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
muskrat eating and bathing in VERY GREEN pond scum

I came upon a family of muskrats at a nature park pond. They were very skittish and would dive under when I approached. There was also a lot of vegetation in the way but I was finally able to get my shot! I was very excited as this was the first time I had seen muskrats in the natural world. It was an exceptionally sunny day so the only thing I had to alter was the lighting. Thanks for viewing!

TAGS: Green, Michigan, Nature, Pond

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West Bloomfield, Michigan, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 8, 2016, 12:10 p.m.
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