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Searching for Bald Eagles along the Mississippi River

Last week we headed out on another trip to find Bald Eagles along the Mississippi River. Just before we reached Durand, Wisconsin I noticed one sitting in a tree along the road. 302 more words

Bird Photography

Rare views

“In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.” –  John Muir

We spent the weekend in a cabin up in woods outside of the DuPont State Forest. 511 more words


Another Pileated Scaling Sequence - January 11, 2017

Part 1 is here. Part 2 is here. I encourage you to read those posts first, as this one only adds a little to what’s been documented and discussed. 134 more words


How’s that for a title?  lol.  Lots of things I want to jot down or I’ll forget them.  First, I’ve had a couple of interesting dreams.  365 more words

Pileated Woodpecker Scaling on the Limb of a Downed Sweet Gum - Part 2

Thanks again to all who sent condolences, and appreciations of Frank Wiley and our work. Your sympathy and support have comforted and encouraged me during this difficult time. 1,217 more words

Ivory-billed Woodpecker

Pileated Woodpecker Scaling on the Limb of a Downed Sweet Gum - Part 1

I’m still in mourning and adjusting to the loss of my friend. Thanks to all who have expressed appreciation for our work and a desire for it to continue. 863 more words

Ivory-billed Woodpecker

Cardinals, woodpeckers, and food fights!

The second of two posts on my freezing cold trail walk.
Read part one here.

Cold, snowy weather brought out the birds, and like this cheerful red cardinal, they were all hungry to the point of squabbling over the food! 253 more words

My Trail Walks