Happy Mother's Day!

Thanks, Mom, for filling my every demand.

 Northern Flicker feeding chicks

Northern Flicker feeding chicks

Thanks for sharing your unique view of the world with me.

 Osprey couple on nest

Osprey couple on nest

Thanks for inviting my friends over!

 Elk cow nursing her calf with calf cousins nearby

Elk cow nursing her calf with calf cousins nearby

Thanks for the endless carpools!

 Mallard hen with chicks

Mallard hen with chicks

Thanks for showing me my potential.

 Roosevelt Elk cow and calves

Roosevelt Elk cow and calves

Thanks for teaching me independence.

 Canada Goose family

Canada Goose family

But most of all, Mom, thanks for loving me.

 Harbor Seal mom with pup, Alsea Bay, Oregon Coast

Harbor Seal mom with pup, Alsea Bay, Oregon Coast

Give mom a hug!

 River Otter mom with pups near Blackberry Campground, Alsea River, Central Oregon Coast

River Otter mom with pups near Blackberry Campground, Alsea River, Central Oregon Coast