About this blog
On being asked what one could conclude as to the nature of the Creator from a study of his creation, Haldane is said to have answered, 'An inordinate fondness for beetles.'
-GE Hutchinson. Homage to Santa Rosalia or Why Are There So Many Kinds of Animals? American Naturalist (1959) pp. 145-159
I am posting to this blog to share my enthusiasm for the natural world - full of incredible diversity, and processes that tend to hide just out of site. I try to illustrate the methods of ecological research, and the surprises and beauty I run into in the field. I also occasionally post personal news that might be of interest to a broader community.
More of my photographs are available to view on Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/joeyjoejoe/