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Pip in second egg at Harrison Bay!

Yay, looks like we have the start of hatching in the second egg at Harrison Bay.  The first eaglet hatched yesterday. Link to cam: http://harrisonbayeaglecam.org/

Bald Eagle

The Osprey at Almshouse Creek

I’ve been watching an Osprey nest not far from home, driving by every day, checking for evidence of habitation by this year’s Ospreys. This morning, four Ospreys were hunting Almshouse Creek, and this stunning bird spent a good bit of time sitting on the nest. 39 more words


3/27/2015 (Alexander Creek, birds, summer meals, veterans, retirement, healthcare, oil, pollution ): Representative Don Young - Cosponsored and Sponsored Legislation

From my Congress.gov alert:

There has been activity on bills associated with Representative Don Young.

Bills sponsored:

  • H.R. 1730 – To amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to provide that Alexander Creek, Alaska, is and shall be recognized as an eligible Native village under that Act, and for other purposes.
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Parrot and Shells, Page 7

Feeling better about my sketchbook and its porous paper.
(Thanks for your words of wisdom, Mel at Mel is North.)


Vermillion Flycatcher

I was driving my car into Prado Regional Park in Chino Hills, California when I saw a pair of bright red birds flying through the air in search of insects.  104 more words


From "The Mother of Sparrows" by Sandra Cooke Jameson

In the old days, when the world was but young and the creatures were but new upon it, a sparrow approached its young mother, the Earth below, with a request. 602 more words