The Mission Blue is a blue or lycaenid butterfly subspecies native to the San Francisco Bay Area of the United States. The butterfly has been declared as endangered by the US Federal Government. It is a subspecies of Boisduval’s Blue.
Windmills - As I left Forestburg one evening and passed through Montague going south, the sun was setting behind a ranch museum, and I quickly snapped two shots with my wife's digital camera before the light changed. A Texas-ranch-country shot.
Oklahoma icestorm (I'm from there and I remember very well the massive ice storm from Pinner. I'm from there too and we had another major one in Thousands lost power including me for about 2 days, some went weeks without.