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New Arrivals, Migrants, and Lingerers

I’m starting to see more newly arrived winter birds and some migrants as well.  After an especially miserable Sunday at work (every time we had a call the truck we were in broke down. 254 more words


Fall Getting in Full Swing

The trees are looking beautiful this week and the temperature has been great for getting out and walking. We decided to go to St. Marys to take a look at the trees and birds of course and to walk along the Loop walking trail. 112 more words

Papago Park

Dashers and Darners and Skimmers, oh, my! These photos are from a couple of visits to Papago Park last weekend. Papago Park is where The Phoenix Zoo and the Desert Botanical Garden are located. 167 more words


Finishing August

Today’s header pic is a hypercute long tailed tit picking insects off a hawthorn.

Just did that thing — I hit the Publish button instead of… 1,274 more words

Chesterfield Canal

BVAS Bird Count August

Cassin’s Kingbird

Juvenile Western Grebe

Western Grebe. Note the red eye.

Common Moorhen

Pie-billed Grebe

Red-necked Phalarope

Red-necked Phalarope

Juvenile Pie-billed Grebe


Saturday was the monthly Buena Vista Lagoon bird count. 115 more words

Nikon P600

Birding up North

Whilst on a recent family visit to the North, I ventured out for a day of birding. First port of call was Pennington Flash near Leigh. 388 more words