MOBL, Part 2

MOBL, Part 2

One of the only things that would have made yesterday better, would have been some sunshine on the birds.  Their colors would have popped with some bright sun. I awoke this morning to friend Judi asking to go birding and a perfect bluebird sky.  We decided to meet at...
A Mountain Bluebird @ Como Park

A Mountain Bluebird @ Como Park

All week folks have been reporting a Mountain Bluebird sighting at the Como Lake Golf course. Earlier in the month, same was spotted for several days at the University of Minnesota Golf course. This morning, I decided to make an attempt to find this bird and get a few...
Go for a Walk

Go for a Walk

I’ve been kicking around the idea of reviving our family blog.  From 2006-2014, I posted a lot of pictures, random thoughts, cycling adventures, etc.  Lately, in the time of Covid, we walk quite a bit especially around the lake behind our home. I used to really...
Birding Cuba

Birding Cuba

Birding Cuba, April 2016 by David Bredehoft from Ben Wilson on Vimeo. Birding Cuba, April 2016 by David Bredehoft. Spring Migration Cuba Bird Survey: Cuba’s Western Mountains, Zapata Peninsula, Northern Archipelago, Escambray Valley and Havana in April 2016 Trip...
Thick-billed Vireo

Thick-billed Vireo

The thick-billed vireo is a small songbird. It breeds in the West Indies in the Bahamas, Turks and Caicos Islands, Cayman Islands, Tortuga Island in Haiti and on cays off the coast of Cuba. We found this bird on Cayo Paredón Grande....