A few days ago we went on one of our first bike rides of the season.
Along the roadside, having made their yearly trip from points south, male Red-winged Blackbirds were busy calling and staking out their territory. 150 more words
This is an article we did for a local magazine in March of 2011. This seems like a good time to post it.
From the kitchen window we can see the snow-covered slopes surrounding our new marsh. 816 more words
This week, I started an ornithology class offered by a science and nature center in my area. Up until this point, most of what I’ve learned about birds has been through my photography–taking pictures when I’m out and then researching the birds when I get home. 403 more words