14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Doe, A drop of Golden Sunshine

It's deer season in the southeast Missouri Ozarks in Carter County. Also known as the rut, deer are found everywhere here and cautious driving is emphasized.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Ellsinore, Missouri, United States of America
Copyright: © Shellie Gonzalez