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Keep these Feeders Up!

If you live in the northern climes, migrating birds begin to get ready about now, including a couple of our favorites, the Baltimore Oriole and Ruby-throated Hummingbird. 1,118 more words


Green and Yellow

Goldfinch enjoying the cover of the green green leaves on a summer afternoon.

Naturelog: Saturday 23rd August

A bright morning and off to Minsmere with the Central London RSPB group. Minsmere never seems to disappoint, whatever the weather, whatever the season. Its unique collection of different habitats in a single area (Sea, tidal marsh, freshwater marsh, woodland, heathland, reed-bed) mean there is always something to see. 763 more words

Natural History

Sagebrush Goldfinch

Friends, I often struggle with backgrounds that conflict with my subject or are too distracting.  This little goldfinch is a good example of this problem.  All the little branches and twigs were helpful to describe his habitat but distracting cause they all lead out of the frame.   34 more words


finally finished!

So, I know you were all waiting for this moment – I have officially finished Donna Tartt’s The Goldfinch. The last 25 percent of the book moves so quickly, it’s almost hard to keep track. 189 more words