wildlife

The Indian Creek Woods marsh is teeming with amphibious pond life. Shown in a single handful is a plains leopard frog, adolescent tadpole and two freshwater snails. Photo: Drew Schmitt, nature, wildlife, animal, reptile, amphibian, frog, snail, tadpole

The Indian Creek Woods marsh is teeming with amphibious pond life. Shown in a single handful is a plains leopard frog, adolescent tadpole and two freshwater snails.

Rescue hawk

Throwback to a few years ago: At the Fermilab rail head, a red-tailed hawk was found by Tom Miller suffering from a bad wing, rendering it unable to fly. Jim Kalina took the hawk to the vet for help with its injuries. nature, wildlife, animal, bird, hawk, red-tailed hawk Photo: Byron Wagner

At the Fermilab rail head, a red-tailed hawk suffers a bad wing, rendering it unable to fly. Roads and Grounds took the hawk to the vet for help with its injuries.