Chum salmon

Chum salmon

OCTOBER 2022 The salmon run along the pacific northwest coast is one of the most important migrations on the planet. Every fall millions of salmon return from the ocean to the rivers exactly to the same location where they were born. After mating in the shallow creeks...
Black bear cub

Black bear cub

SEPTEMBER 2022 Due to the pandemic i haven’t seen black bears for more than 2 years. So when got to BC in mid August i was so happy that i could watch them feeding on berries and grass, their main diet until the salmon arrives in late fall. Many of the sows had cubs...
Wagler’s pit viper

Wagler’s pit viper

AUGUST 2022 Singapore, one of Asias biggest cities is propably not known as a wildlife paradise to many people. But with every visit i get to know something new. From birds over mammals like the otters wildlife is everywhere if you know where and how to look. Last...
Northern River Otter

Northern River Otter

July 2022 The Northern river otter (North American river otter) belongs to the weasel family (mustelid) and is equally versatile in the water and on land. It can only be found on the North American continent. This semiaquatic predator can have quite large territories...
Baird’s Tapir

Baird’s Tapir

June 2022 The Tapir is definitely one of the highlights of Costa Rica and it was my main goal to see one. I had to wait until the last day for my first encounter with the largest land mammal of South and Central America. With its trunk and its bulky appearance it is...
European Hoopoe

European Hoopoe

May 2022 The hoopoe is an unique bird. With its long bill, the orange black plumage and its feathered crown it is distinctive! It is also an migration bird which spends the winter months in southern Africa. In its breeding grounds, the hoopoe prefers warmer regions...