Snow can be beautiful - especially when flakes are slowly falling from the sky, covering us in a soft white blanket. It's a time to curl up on the sofa, maybe a fire crackling in the background, and sip on something warm. Let us take you on a snow-filled tour, including some cute critters and some great scenery.
A Cardinal sits on a Pine tree branch in New Jersy. Photo: Laura Perlick
Ice coats a solitary winter landscape in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Photo: Steve Hillebrand/USFWS
Historic barn under a blanket of snow at William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon. Photo: George Gentry/USFWS
Deer with a snowy nose, taken at John Hinz National Wildlife Refuge in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Photo:Craig Lewis/USFWS
Snow at William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon. Photo: George Gentry/USFWS