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A Reflecting Grebe

I sighted a lone Pied-billed Grebe in the middle of glassy-calm marsh waters and made my way down the pier to get closer to this small, diving water bird. 74 more words


Montrose Point, March 3, 2018

About 40F outside, variable winds (pretty good wind out by the lake shore).

Main treats today was a White-winged Scoter (a first ever for me and my wife) and the first Downy Woodpecker of the year. 38 more words

Horned Grebe

Thanks to some helpful folks in the Facebook forum “What’s this bird,” I learned that this little duck-like bird that I spotted on Monday morning at… 113 more words


Two lakes in downtown.

One of the black necked swans.

A black swan working on a nest.

A young mute swan.

A young and an old wood stork.

One of the shelducks at Lake Mirror. 83 more words

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Stubbing Lane: there appear to be at least four roads of that name in addition to our Worksop one: Sheffield, Halifax, Skipton and Sowerby Bridge. 826 more words

Chesterfield Canal

A link with my past ...

My interest in birds goes way back to primary school in England. The reason for it is totally unfathomable, no one else in the family was so inclined although there were a couple of books about birds in our small collection. 379 more words

Pied-billed Grebes

Happily sunning in the marshy waters along Murrell’s Inlet, I found three Pied-billed Grebes.

I never did get a decent shot of all three in one frame, but did of two. 83 more words