A speckled pigeon (Columba guinea) at the Columbus Zoo.
A rough-legged hawk (Buteo lagopus) at the Toledo Zoo.
An endangered Red Hills salamander (Phaeognathus hubrichti) at the Cincinnati Zoo.
A Texas cave salamander (Eurycea neotenes) at the Detroit Zoo.
A Sloan’s crayfish (Faxonius sloanii) collected from Tom’s Run, Ohio by the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab.
Rays of sunlight filter through trees in Cincinnati, Ohio,.
A red river hog (Potamochoerus porcus) named Sir Francis Bacon at the Cincinnati Zoo. This was a hand-raised and very friendly program animal. He was hungry the entire time and posed easily as long as the yams didn’t run out.
An unidentified pot of gold coral (Favia sp.) at the Akron Zoo.
A disc coral (Turbinaria peltata) at the Akron Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.
A hump coral (Porites cylindrica) at the Akron Zoo.
An unidentified green eye coral (Mycedium sp.) at the Akron Zoo.
A rice coral (Montipora verrucosa) at the Akron Zoo.
A horn coral (Hydnophora rigida) at the Akron Zoo.
An unidentified Caribbean sea whip (Plexaura sp.) at the Akron Zoo.
A yellow scroll coral (Turbinaria reniformis) at the Akron Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.
A frogspawn coral (Euphyllia divisa) at the Akron Zoo.
A bullseye coral (Caulastrea furcata) at the Akron Zoo.
A vase coral (Montipora capricornis) at the Akron Zoo.
An unidentified starlet coral (Siderastrea sp.) at the Akron Zoo.
An unidentified poker star coral (Montipora sp.) at the Akron Zoo.
A lace coral (Pocillopora damicornis) at the Akron Zoo.
A white polyp coral (Montipora undata) at the Akron Zoo.
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