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125. Crepuscular | by meeralee
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125. Crepuscular


Beavers lived nearby. One pair had been trapped out of their lodge two years ago, but this year a beautifully constructed new lodge and dam appeared about a 15-minute walk from our camp. Come evening, some evenings, some of us made pilgrimages out there to look for them.


They were shy beavers, and sometimes we waited a long time with no sign, or just a single sweep or gunshot of a tail down to the water, and then nothing.


With such a long twilight there was no particular need for haste, either for humans or for beavers.


(This photo was taken sometime between 11pm and midnight.)

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Taken on June 2, 2012