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Posts Tagged ‘albino nutria’

Posted in Non-Bird Gallery on June 23, 2015

The biggest white rat you’ve ever seen!

Pesky Nutria (brown ones) are all over the place at the Ridgefield NWR.  Every once in a while, refuge management has to go around and exterminate them so they don’t take over the place.  They are known to cause damage to the environment.  Every so often an Albino versio ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on December 17, 2011

Dec. 9, 2011- Fri. – Ridgefield NWR (11 photos)

A super day, weather-wise, greeted me at the Ridgefield NWR this morning as I arrived around sun up (about 8 a.m.).  Surprisingly, there was little fog and more blue sky than I’ve seen at the refuge in a long time. I had received an email and a call yesterday (Dec. 8 ) fro ... Continue Reading