2011 Christmas Bird Count

6am & 24 degrees, 1 cup of coffee and we start looking for Owls. After visiting 3 different parks in our ‘circle’ with no luck, we headed to Perkins for some breakfast and warmth.  Following breakfast, we spent the next 4 hours wandering from open space to open...

Dad & Warren

I was cleaning old photo galleries today and came across a lot of gems.  One series was from Christmas 2002.  Dad and Warren reading.

Bald Eagle Release

Yesterday, Terry and I drove to Hastings to release another BAEG (Bald Eagle) from the Raptor Center.  We drove to Carpenter Nature Center which sits on a high bluff overlooking the St. Croix River.  The only person we found on the grounds was Alan, an...