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Stragglers in the City

Unexpected. There are reports of migrant warblers every now and then, here and there, but the warblers are, for all practical purposes, gone except for the few that stay to start families. 382 more words


Ovenbird Nest

The PA Migration Count is an annual one-day snapshot of bird populations within our state. The count is held on the second Saturday of May and seeks to answer such questions as: Where are the birds? 256 more words


Wild life

“There is a singer everyone has heard, loud, a mid-summer and a mid-wood bird, who makes the solid tree trunks sound again”.

“Hay un cantante que todos han escuchado, fuerte, en medio del verano y en medio del bosque, que hace que un sólido árbol resuene.”


24 May 2015 - the first Ovenbird

This morning I found the 51st species casualty on the project – a horribly drenched Ovenbird that needed a couple of hours in front of my space heater to dry out and reclaim its former beauty. 73 more words

Have You Forgotten?

Have you forgotten, she wonders,

her voice a gentle whisper in the quiet of my mind,

the sweet scented lilacs, the soft violet petals,

the rough and broken bark, 1,153 more words


O is for Ovenbird

About to call it a day yesterday when I spied an Orchard Oriole and a Baltimore Oriole through the kitchen window. So grab the camera and head outdoors again, but the orioles split. 193 more words

Galveston Birds