by simpleDesigns | Jul 13, 2012 | BirdingIn June, a team from Audubon and the Raptor Center banded 5 young chicks from a American Kestrel box along the Mississippi River. I was fortunate enough to watch from a distance at the quick procedure.
by simpleDesigns | May 23, 2012 | Birding
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by simpleDesigns | May 14, 2012 | BirdingThursday, I thought I had an Eared Grebe in Lake Pepin, but after further looks, and help from my friends, we decided it was a Horned Grebe.
by simpleDesigns | Apr 23, 2012 | BirdingCame across 2 adult and 2 quite young Killdeer in our hotel parking lot. Spent Saturday night in Guthrie, Oklahoma on the way home and these guys were running around out back.
by simpleDesigns | Apr 20, 2012 | BirdingWe’re leaving Texas tomorrow and I decided to hike Cibolo Park one last time. We’ve seen 97 species on this trip and thought it’d be fun to reach 100. After scanning the feeders and the creek, I hiked through some head high thistle. Hearing a faint...