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Some Thoughts on Fall

I have been to much (although admittedly not all) of this country, and I have very strong feelings about fall in the Midwest being one of the greatest season/location combinations possible. 717 more words

Should we kill invasive birds in order to protect the endangered spotted owl?

The Northern spotted owl is a endangered species that depends on the habitat of old-growth forests. Many conservation efforts have been made to protect these habitats, but the spotted owl is also threatened by an invasive species, the barred owl. 89 more words

For Sale

For Sale

Original Canvas by Photographer Declan Travis

One large (30″ x 20″) original photo printed on archival canvas and gallery wrapped around stretcher bars, ready to hang and quite striking. 119 more words


Bird Fanfares

Most days I hear bird sounds in the background throughout the day.  There is an automatic cataloging of the ones I know — “Blue jay… Carolina wren…hummingbird… can’t remember that one but I know I hear it all the time…cardinal…”  I rest assured that when I have time for “official” birding, they will be around for me to observe, so  I can safely ignore them for the moment.  404 more words