Wisconsin Butterflies, Wildflowers, Mammals and other great subjects the Year in Review 2015

While out birding across the state of Wisconsin I come across many other great subjects to photograph other than birds. Some of those subjects can be butterflies, wildflowers, mammals or even something just out of the ordinary that gets the “Wow” factor when seen. Images were taken in 2015.

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Rock Lake Icehenge on Rock Lake in Lake Mills Wisconsin on 2-5-15

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Rock Lake Icehenge on Rock Lake in Lake Mills Wisconsin on 2-5-15

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Rock Lake Icehenge on Rock Lake in Lake Mills Wisconsin on 2-5-15

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Rock Lake Icehenge on Rock Lake in Lake Mills Wisconsin on 2-5-15

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Rock Lake Icehenge on Rock Lake in Lake Mills Wisconsin on 2-5-15

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Rock Lake Icehenge on Rock Lake in Lake Mills Wisconsin on 2-5-15

Large White Flowered Trillium, Trillium grandiflorum

Large White Flowered Trillium, Trillium grandiflorum spring 2015

Prairie Smoke, Geum triflorum

Prairie Smoke, Geum triflorum spring 2015

Wild Blue Phlox, Phlox divaricata

Wild Blue Phlox, Phlox divaricata spring 2015

Wild Cloumbine, Aquilegia canadensis

Wild Cloumbine, Aquilegia canadensis spring 2015

Spiderwort, Tradescantia ohiensis

Spiderwort, Tradescantia ohiensis spring 2015

Wild Lupine, Lupinus perennis

Wild Lupine, Lupinus perennis spring 2015

White-tailed Deer, doe

White-tailed Deer, doe in Sawyer County Wisconsin on 6-24-15

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Red Fox kits in Milwaukee County Wisconsin 7-26-15

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Red Fox kits in Milwaukee County Wisconsin 7-26-15

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Red Fox kits in Milwaukee County Wisconsin 7-26-15

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Red Fox kits in Milwaukee County Wisconsin 7-26-15

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Red Fox kit in Milwaukee County Wisconsin 7-26-15

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Red Fox kit in Milwaukee County Wisconsin 7-26-15

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Red Fox kit with the big yawn in Milwaukee County Wisconsin 7-26-15

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Red Fox kit with the big yawn in Milwaukee County Wisconsin 7-26-15

Black-eyed Susan, Rudbecki hirta

Black-eyed Susan, Rudbecki hirta 7-15-15

Prairie Dock, Silphium terebinthinaceum

Prairie Dock, Silphium terebinthinaceum 7-15-15

Pale Purple Coneflower, Echinacea pallida

Pale Purple Coneflower, Echinacea pallida 7-15-15

Swamp Milkweed, Asclepias incarnata

Swamp Milkweed, Asclepias incarnata 7-15-15

Yellow Coneflower, Ratibida pinnata

Yellow Coneflower, Ratibida pinnata 7-15-15

Purple Prairie Clover, Petalostem purpureum

Purple Prairie Clover, Petalostem purpureum 7-15-15

Common Milkweed, Asclepias syriaca

Common Milkweed, Asclepias syriaca 7-15-15

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 7-24-15

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 7-15-15

Monarch on Purple Coneflower

Monarch on Purple Coneflower 7-15-15

Monarch on Purple Coneflower

Monarch on Purple Coneflower 7-15-15

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly on Purpletop Vervain, verbena bonariensi

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly on Purpletop Vervain 7-15-15

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail on Purple Coneflower

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail on Purple Coneflower 7-15-15

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Red Fox in Milwaukee County 7-30-15

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Red Fox in Milwaukee County 7-30-15

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Red Fox in Milwaukee County 7-30-15

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American Mink, just out of water in Waukesha Wisconsin 8-18-15

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American Mink in Waukesha Wisconsin 8-18-15

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American Mink in Waukesha Wisconsin 8-18-15

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American Mink in Waukesha Wisconsin 8-18-15

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American Elk in Wisconsin on September 24, 2015

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American Elk in Wisconsin on September 24, 2015

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American Elk in Wisconsin on September 24, 2015

Coyote

Coyote hunting in Milwaukee County Wisconsin on 11-25-15

The jump!

Coyote, the jump in Milwaukee County Wisconsin on 11-25-15

Coyote hunting

Coyote, hunting in Milwaukee County Wisconsin on 11-25-15

Coyote eating the vole

Coyote eating the vole in Milwaukee County Wisconsin on 11-25-15

Coyote eating the vole

Coyote eating the vole in Milwaukee County Wisconsin on 11-25-15

Coyote is finished with the vole

Coyote is finished with the vole in Milwaukee County Wisconsin on 11-25-15

Coyote heads out

Coyote heads out in Milwaukee County Wisconsin on 11-25-15

The End!

 To see my Wisconsin Birding 2015 Year in Review, click here.

To see my Wisconsin Birding 2014 Year in Review, click here.

About admin

Window to Wildlife features the photography of Jim Edlhuber. A lifelong native of Wisconsin, Jim has been photographing wildlife for 20 years. He considers himself an avid photographer and is always trying to capture nature and wildlife through his lens. He is in several photography clubs and has won numerous awards for his work. In recent years, Jim has focused mostly on birding photography and finds it to be the most challenging.
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