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hiking Sisters Rocks

Sisters Rock, an Oregon State Park. We’ve driven by it hundreds of times. It kept calling to us. We finally picked a perfect day… comfortably warm with very little breeze. 430 more words


Rock Wren

Rock wren (Salpinctes obsoletus) is an appropriate common name for this inhabitant of rocky and pebbly habitats in Western North America and Central America. 296 more words


Wren and Bluebird

Pictures: Here is a Rock Wren and a Western Bluebird.

I looked out my window one day and seen this Wren playing around under the hood of my truck. 89 more words



Almost underfoot,
you work the ground
for bugs and spiders,
diligently clean window
screens in morning light—
yet play second fiddle
to your canyon cousin’s… 126 more words


Geese, Cranes and a Wren - Jan. 1, 2017

Same birds; different year.

(Click on the photos for a larger image.)

New Year’s Day excitement took hold over birders today, especially with prime target species so close in proximity in Somerset County. 760 more words

Morris County