#04292 - A springtime sunset reflected in a beaver pond, Killdeer Mountains, Dunn County, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#04292 - A springtime sunset reflected in a beaver pond, Killdeer Mountains, Dunn County

#00007 - Sunset over the Bear Creek canyonlands in autumn, Dunn County, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#00007 - Sunset over the Bear Creek canyonlands in autumn, Dunn County

#01950 - His ā€™nā€™ hers thistle, Dunn County, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#01950 - His ā€™nā€™ hers thistle, northwestern Dunn County, North Dakota

#00464 - Evening wildflowers above Ice Caves, Little Missouri National Grassland, Billings County, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#00464 - Evening wildflowers above Ice Caves, Little Missouri National Grassland

#02120 - Sunset reflected in the Missouri River, near Glass Bluff in McKenzie County, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#02120 - Sunset reflected in the Missouri River,
near Glass Bluff in McKenzie County

#04750 - The Little Missouri river valley, McKenzie County, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#04750 - The Little Missouri river valley, McKenzie County, North Dakota

#04820 - A perfect sunset over the Little Missouri River, McKenzie County, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#04820 - A perfect sunset over the Little Missouri River, McKenzie County

#01907 -  Lightning illuminates approaching storm clouds, north of Williston, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#01907 - Lightning illuminates approaching storm clouds north of Williston

#00002 - Bee on wild rose, Little Missouri National Grassland, McKenzie County, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#00002 - Bee on wild rose, Little Missouri National Grassland, McKenzie County

#00003 - Ladybug on wild rose, Little Missouri National Grassland, McKenzie County, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#00003 - Ladybug on wild rose, Little Missouri National Grassland, McKenzie County

#04770 - Purple pincushion cactus and sandstone formation overlooking the Little Missouri River valley, McKenzie County, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#04770 - Pincushion cactus and sandstone formation overlooking the Little Missouri River

#02048 - A bumblebee visits a goldenrod patch at the end of summer, near Williston, North Dakota - photo by Jerry Blank

#02048 - A bumblebee visits a goldenrod patch at the end of summer, near Williston

#04951 - An early summer view of Lake Sakakawea, a large Missouri River reservoir in northwestern North Dakota, as seen from the bluffs east of Hofflund Bay - photo by Jerry Blank

#04951 - A view of Lake Sakakawea, as seen from the bluffs east of Hofflund Bay

#01028 - On Independence Day, the U.S. flag is raised once again at the historic Oakdale School building - photo by Jerry Blank

#01028 - The U.S. flag is raised at the historic Oakdale School building on July 4