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Ravens are the largest bird in the crow family, twice as heavy as a common crow. They have a very thick, black beaks and can have a wingspan up to three and a half feet. 227 more words


Magnificent Yellowstone Part Four - Birds (and a Dog - Sort Of)

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A magnificent pair of trumpeter swans

The Rock helping Pebbles make a new friend.

No matter how many ways I explained to Pebbles that this dog was painted on the side of this RV she wouldn’t believe me. 88 more words


"The Raven"

Meet Poe. Poe is a Raven that currently resides at the Carolina Raptor Center in Huntersville, NC. Poe is a Common Raven. Poe arrived at the Carolina Raptor Center in 2010 from a Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Arizona. 99 more words

Coyote Wall - The Labyrinth Hike

Monday, I took a trip to eastern Washington to hike the Coyote Wall-Labyrinth Loop. It was gorgeous! The sun was shining, the wildflowers blooming, and yes, the birds were singing! 654 more words

Birding Trips

Achievement Unlocked: 100 Species!

Last year was my first time keeping a list for my bird watching, although I didn’t get serious about really adding variety to my observations until part way into the year and I’d combined it with my desire to improve my photography skills. 714 more words


Ravens and Crows and Ravens, Oh My!

Like a lot of other folks, you might think Edgar Allen Poe when someone mentions ‘raven’, and in fact many western poets, authors and cultures have associated the raven with danger and death. 532 more words

Birding Arizona