Jonathan Schechter

Jonathan Schechter is a naturalist and four-season adventurer who writes weekly nature and wildlife blogs for the Oakland County, Michigan, Government. He is also a semi-retired ER paramedic, a member of the Wilderness Medical Society and a seasonal volunteer lighthouse keeper on South Manitou Island for Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. He enjoys photographing the wilder side of nature’s way and finds peace and truth in the words of John Muir, “In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.” (Photo: Taylor Reynolds)

Photo: David Anderson