16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Visitor In The Night

Kangaroo rats, like this one, nocturnally scurry around the desert floor in the spring time, looking for small seeds. They are safer living a nocturnal life and avoiding many of the daytime predators and high temperatures. #kangaroorats #rat #desert #night #nocturnal #wildlife

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2018
Date Uploaded: 06.2018
Photo Location: California, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D300
Copyright: © Katy Laveck Foster