August in Wichita Mountains

August 21, 2016 at 6:18 pm (National Wildlife Refuges (US Fish & Wildlife), Nature, Nature photography, Oklahoma, Photography, Wichita Mountains NWR)

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August… The birds have stopped singing. The cicadas buzz in the trees. Bison calves born in March are half-grown. It’s a time of seed-setting and harvest in the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge, Oklahoma.

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Evenings are a great time to be in the prairie landscape. The late sun adds warmth, and it cools off some.

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The near-full Sturgeon moon rises just after the sun sets.

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