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The Bobolinks

Recently, I went birding in Dutchess County for the first time. There were a total of eight of us from Saw Mill River Audubon, plus our guide – a member of the Ralph T. 789 more words

Nature

A Walk

Sometimes when you’re tired, there’s nothing like a long walk in pasture to help recharge.  I took one of those walks yesterday.  Besides which, I wanted to play with back button focus on my camera.  93 more words

Pasture

Grassland birds

In a hay meadow near Brunswick, Maine:

Bobolink, taking a break from his jumbled singing flights over the field.

Savannah sparrow, keeping an eye on neighboring males. 316 more words

Archosaurs

Too soon to mow?

Bobolinks, eastern meadowlarks and other beloved grassland bird species are in decline due to the loss of appropriate grassland habitat.

“People maintain large fields and meadows in Vermont for a variety of reasons, from commercial hayfields and grazing pastures, to simple aesthetic beauty,” said John Buck, biologist for the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. 89 more words

Around Town

Wilson's Phalarope (Townsend Sewage Lagoons)

June 4th – Townsend Sewage Lagoons

The journey from Burlington to Townsend, Ontario was lovely.  It’s always an adventure to leave the familiar for the unfamiliar. 481 more words

Ontario Birds

Sweetwater Wetlands Park Florida: Part VII.

Bobolink

The Bobolink breeds in the Northern U. S. and southern Canada. They pass through the Gainesville area from late April through the middle of May. 21 more words

Birds

Friday's Hunt v1.22

Welcome back to Friday’s Hunt.  I want to thank everyone who joined in last week.  I had a lot of fun visiting everyone who linked up.   340 more words

Goats