As I work the land conducting wildlife surveys, I always carry a camera. When I come across an interesting wildflower - I snap a photo. Lizards and other critters are also fair game. I enjoy walks within wild landscapes, and this book provides a glimpse into my world with wildlife.
I am a Certified Wildlife Biologist with nearly 20 years of professional wildlife and research experience. My work as a researcher has focused on the fauna and ecosystems of Northern, Central, and Southern California, and the Mojave Desert provinces and includes extensive baseline mammalian inventories, conduct surveys focused on rare animals, habitat assessment, land retirement and restoration, radio telemetry, and long-term ecological studies on several endangered species. I have conducted studies for a variety of private and public agency projects, including surveys for endangered species along canals, range-wide presence/absence surveys, and scent dog detection work for endangered foxes.