Today's image is titled A seasonal friend returns and was photographed by Karen Darcy.
"My owl buddy likes to make his dramatic appearance at dusk, sitting atop a tall pole on our boathouse," writes Darcy in the caption to this photo, taken on the shores of Lake Monona.
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