2020 has been a tough year for everyone. Each week has felt like a month, and the entire year has felt like a decade. We’re a little over two months … Continue reading 2020: The Year I Didn’t Scuba Dive
Quokkas are quirky, kawaii marsupials native to Western Australia, and they’re quite famous on the internet. While their numbers have declined on mainland Australia, on Rottnest Island, they are numerous, … Continue reading Kawaii Quokkas, Influencers from Down Under – One Minute Nature Show
Hello, universe!!! I’ve been slowly transitioning everything from EpochCatcher to Tidewater Teddy. EpochCatcher was the original name of my organization/company/brand/site, and I used it for many years. It was a … Continue reading New Name, New Site: EpochCatcher Evolves into Tidewater Teddy
Last month, I drove down to Alligator River, North Carolina to search for wild American black bears. In the process, I made this short documentary about my search for these … Continue reading The Black Bears of Alligator River, North Carolina
G’day! If you’re reading this, I’m back! I am probably the only animal that has gone utterly extinct and subsequently returned. Yet, here I am. I am alive, and I … Continue reading Back from Extinction (Again)
Hello, everyone! No, I’m not dead; I’ve just been very busy! Keeping a blog updated is hard work, but I’m not going to miss any months! February gave me an … Continue reading Leap Day!
Hey, folks! Sorry for the lack of updates. Here is my first post of 2016…at the very tail end of January 31st, 2016. As you can tell, I very hastily … Continue reading Photos of North Carolina Underwater
Well, time for a sappy, cliche-ridden post about my 2015. Part of the reason I’m doing this is because I have made a goal to publish, at least, once post … Continue reading Goodbye, 2015; Hello, 2016
This is a sequel to my earlier post My Top 20 Wildlife Photos (So Far). In this post, I am including my best and most popular YouTube videos so far. … Continue reading My Top 10 Wildlife Videos (So Far)
In the coastal plains of the Carolinas in the eastern United States, a Lost World lies hidden away from the eyes of the average naturalist. Here, you will find several … Continue reading The Carnivorous Plants of the Carolinas
Beneath the turquoise sea, you ply through the murky depths. As you exhale, you watch the bubbles spew out of your regulator and shimmy up towards the surface. Then, you … Continue reading There are Spiders Living in the Ocean but Not the Kind You Think
Dear readers, If you have not heard yet, an American dentist named Walter Palmer shot and killed a beloved male lion named Cecil in Zimbabwe. Not only did he kill … Continue reading I Shoot Animals for Fun, but I Don’t Use a Gun…
Once again, the “most wonderful time of year” is upon us. Shark Week. Our favorite toothy elasmobranchs are back prowling our TVs. But, as a shark enthusiast, I am not … Continue reading Shark Week Sucks, but Will SharkFest Take Its Place?