Tule Elk Reserve – Buttonwillow, CA

Tule Elk Reserve – Buttonwillow, CA

Roughly 150 years ago, about half a million Tule Elk roamed California’s Central Valley.  As with so many animals in America, the elks were game and men hunted the herds to near extinction.   I recently visited the Tule Elk Reserve in Buttonwillow, near Bakersfield because

Channel Islands National Park

Channel Islands National Park

For some years now Channel Islands National Park, just off the coast of Southern California, has peaked my curiosity and I decided it  was time to do something about it.   People visit the other parks in California but I have as yet