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Images from Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary

With fall migration well under way we are seeing a lot of feathered visitors to the area. I went out three times in the last couple of weeks to Reifel bird sanctuary, on the coast just south of the city of Vancouver, BC. 605 more words


Preening Feathers

Friends, after three days of cleaning up a hacker’s mess, i have finally returned to the land of computer sharing.  If you receive a notice from yahoo telling you to update your software, please know that it is a scam to steal your contacts and email.   41 more words



Sand Hills Cranes grouping together for their migration South backdropped

by Fall colours


Oh, Where Did the Hours Go?

Yesterday was a day off work, a weekday reprieve since I work this weekend.  I had a hard time falling asleep on Thursday night because I was feeling overwhelmed again — the stresses of too many things I’d like to do and need to do, and worries about finding the time to fit everything in.  527 more words

Bits And Pieces

A Tight V

Friends, first , thanks for all the birthday wishes.  i had a great day.   Jim and I went to Crex for dawn and watched the cranes leave their roost site in the morning.   51 more words


All Fluffed Up

I think this Sandhill Crane must have had a chill.  Can’t think why else it was fluffed up like this!


My First Photo of a Hairy Woodpecker

We had the day off for Columbus Day so I slept in until about 8:00 am and around 9:00 went over to the Cosumnes River Preserve.    175 more words