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Schedule...Finch WIP

We met with the surgeon Friday and the surgery is scheduled for April 28th – with lots of testing until then. Colonoscopy, pet-scan, blood-work, lung x-ray and several other appointments. 155 more words


day 25

I’ve started this post four times now and deleted them because they all sounded over the top. ‘I had the best day’, ‘Today was fantastic’. It was a really good day and I had been looking forward to it. 172 more words


The Tatty Afterlife: taxidermy birds

I visited an art gallery today, where part of a taxidermy collection was being exhibited. Most of the birds look tatty – a sad reality of the afterlife – but I was pleased with how this smartphone photo turned out.


Community Service Project at Na Pohaku o Hauwahine, Sat. Feb. 21, 2015

Please volunteer with us on Saturday Feb. 21, 2015 from 8:30 am – 12:00 pm to help restore Na Pohaku o Hauwahine located along Kapa’a Quarry Rd. 92 more words



The Queen Charlotte Track is home to quite a lot of different bird life. While walking the track we saw bellbirds, fantails, grey warblers, waxeyes, tui, NZ falcon, quail, sparrows, finches, and native pigeons. 97 more words

Native Birds


Hawai’i, though still gorgeous today, used to be full of unbelievable sceneries of rainforests and volcanic landscapes, all of which were home to hundreds of native and endemic species.   182 more words

New Cohort

I'm a fan of fantails

Fantails are perhaps the most accomplished birds.  The most accomplished at evading photographers.  Fantails would be able to dodge the paparazzi far better than any celebrity ever has.  109 more words

Bird Stalking