Nature Parks

The Exhibit: “The Greenbelt Lake Photographers” at the John Hollingsworth Gallery February 1- 28, 2023.

Exhibition coordinator Graeme Simpson will give a talk every Saturday at 11 am during the month of February. Graeme will cover exhibition preparations, types of display, and also talk about the present exhibition detail about perspective view, color, lighting and…
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Earth Day, The Chesapeake Bay Watershed.

50th Anniversary Celebration of Earth Day, 1970-2020 by Jean Newcomb This Earth Day poster is filled with images of wildlife found in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. Today, the Eastern States walking trails that visitors can follow, guide them through acres…
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Earth Day, Buddy Attick Lake Park, Greenbelt, Maryland

Graeme Simpson (photographer) and Jean Newcomb (graphic designer) with fashionable DIY masks (made mandatory during the covid19 pandemic), display commemorative posters from a distance while visiting Greenbelt Lake at Buddy Attick Lake Park.

Woodside Urban Park, MD

WOODSIDE URBAN PARK in Silver Spring was established in 1889. This is my feature of a small city park environment that encourages all generations to enjoy everything wonderful about nature in a fun playground garden. There is a prominent plaque…
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Florida Marshes nesting wetlands

Welcome to Graeme’s Blog Orlando and Canaveral National Seashore breeding marshes. Part 2 My fauna and flora collection was full of nesting and fishing birds. The spring time activity in surrounding wetlands, invites nesting in the marshes, and the seashore…
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LA Dockweiler & Manhattan Beach wildlife

California’s LAX Airport is the long haul stop over . One advantage of nearby accommodation encourages a visit to the wonderful beach areas of Los Angeles  Vista Del Mar area. Nature and sea wildlife  at Dockweiler State Beach followed by…
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Photography Assignment to New Zealand

American Kathleen Brader will journey to New Zealand, to be honored with the New Zealand Order of Merit for Kiwi Conservation,  also visiting Kiwi habitat, bird reserves, and Zoos. A highlight is to attend the Alexander Turnbull Library to donate…
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Lake Artemesia, Amazing natural area, Berwin Heights, MD

Lake Artemesia is such a beautiful public park, an amazing habitat for water life. Surrounding the lake are especially planted areas to encourage birds in all seasons. There are wonderful sealed walkways and other trails to the lake edge. To enjoy…
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Lake Side Nature Centre Trails

Lakeside Nature Center I had the good fortune to discover the Lakeside Nature Center located near the Kansas City Zoo. The meadow trails  are amazing with the wonderful landscape of rock formations. It is one of Missouri’s  largest wildlife rehabilitation…
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