15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Bee collecting nectar from a salvia plant

This is during several major wildfires around us. The air is ashy and pretty smokey. So to see this bee going about its business is pretty cool

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2017
Date Uploaded: 07.2017
Photo Location: Santa Ynez, California, United States of America
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX520 HS
Copyright: © Kerry Chaput