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Golden-crowned Kinglet

Dad and I had an enjoyable couple of hours birding Bald Point State Park earlier today. Our optimism was high due to the passage of yesterday’s cold front and the park did not disappoint. 27 more words

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Ruby-Crowned Kinglet

My Experience

When I first saw one of these sweet little birds on my suet feeder, I had no idea what it could be. I knew it was the right size for a kinglet but even when I used my binoculars, I could not see the crest that distinguishes a ruby-crowned kinglet from a golden-crowned kinglet. 570 more words

Kinglets

Spring Birding Resumes (for us) - April 23

Robins appeared on Feb. 18th! ¬†this year (earliest ever!) in Our Woods, and we had a good day on April 23 when we saw a… 63 more words

Our Woods

Birding in late April means...

Usually the first two weeks of April are a slog to get through – it still looks and feels like March, cold north winds and long spells of rain manage to out-compete the longed-for southerly winds and warm, sunny days, and although migration should be well under way, it takes forever for the next spate of migrants to arrive. 2,318 more words

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Small vertebrates in winter

Our recent spell of single-digit temperatures made me think about our smallest birds and mammals and how they deal with the cold. First, some background information: 864 more words

Oliver's Birding Blog | Chain O'Lakes State Park - 4/4/2017

We started today off at Lake Front Park with our Tuesday birding group. At Lake Front Park we got wet, but we found lots of American White Pelicans. 169 more words

Autumn on Gastineau Peak

Early September, and fall has been here for a couple of weeks already. Cottonwood leaves are turning gold, and alder leaves are drifting down into dull, brown heaps. 541 more words