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Rusty Robin, Ace Cub Reporter (American Robin)

Rusty, Ace Cub Reporter, had been assigned to report on yesterdays brutal slaughter of a fat pigeon.  The only eye witness, a certain Mullard House Sparrow, had posted some incoherent sayings on Facebook and then, later, recanted his gruesome account of the incident.  26 more words

Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge

The Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge is located where the Nisqually River meets Puget Sound about halfway between Olympia and Tacoma, Washington.   The fresh water of the river combines with the salt water of the sound creating an estuary and wetlands that are critical to many migratory birds.   311 more words


Wordless Wednesday: They're baaaaaack!

Almost wordless: A sure sign that spring has arrived. Lots of robins in the park last Saturday.

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A Few Steps Closer to Spring

I usually count the first open-windows day as the first day of spring, but this year I confused the issue by cheating. One day last week, desperate for fresh air, I opened the windows and wore a coat in the house for a few hours. 105 more words


Who Wants to Be the Millionth Bird!?...

…that could have been the question of the day!  After a sluggish week start, the longshore flight for Monday, March 16 could only be described as remarkable.   391 more words

Indiana Dunes State Park

American Robin

I just saw my first robin of the season, what a cheery sight!  Spring is just around the corner.