16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Morning encounter in the woods

On a spring morning, I saw this squirrel running towards me in a wood. When he spotted me, he was a little curious. Usually wild squirrels just go up a tree as quickly as possible, so I was glad the he stopped just for a second.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2018
Date Uploaded: 04.2018
Photo Location: Modave, Belgium
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX730 HS
Copyright: © Catherine Schloesser