Sometimes it helps to be in the right place at the right time with the right equipment.
Though I was not on a Snipe hunt, I did find this little guy on a farm road between two fields.
He was extremely patient as I got my camera and came out of the truck to film him.
I guess this is why people go out at night to search for snipe.
They do exist and they are extremely docile.
It has been almost 10 years since Raleigh has been shut down by nearly a foot of snow.
For me that is just about often enough!
Many people ask me about insect damage – termites,ants and other critters.
But I am not really a insect or critter guy.
I am just a fix-the-critter-damage guy!
Howsomeever, sometimes such a perfect example of insect critter damage appears I feel compelled to share it with the world.
So today, for your edification, a presentation about Wood Borer Carpenter Beetles.