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Losing the Game

A barn swallow, not near a barn.

I’m a hunter. I spend a lot of time thinking about hunting. I think I’m from the old school of wildlifers who went to the wildlife management profession because I was and still am a hunter. 801 more words

Habitat

The Barn Swallows are back

For the last 4 years we have been privileged to have one of nature’s natural wonders in the bottom of our garden. 4 years ago in the first few days of December, the sky suddenly turned black with swallows. 305 more words

Birds On The Wire

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Barn Swallows

Phoenicia, New York

Life

A Poem and a Picture

OUTSMARTED

Barn swallows rested on a wire up high.
One carried straw to build a nest this spring.
The other watched, aware of harm nearby. 44 more words

Nature

Barn swallows

The barn where I work is full of barn swallow chicks.  They are funny!  They like to stay in little sibling groups, and series of five to six little heads will be lined up together like beads, all over the loft.

Family + Friends + Animals

More about My Nature Bridge Retreat

During my childhood and youth, I never went to summer camp.  I could imagine what it was like though, from reading books.  My week at Nature Bridge finally gave me — in my sixth decade — a personal, first-hand taste of summer camp!   407 more words

Travel

Don’t Forget The Barn Swallows

This post is based on a note I wrote and placed in my journal.  It stayed in my journal for a number of months as I passed over it for other post topics.  621 more words

Life