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The ladies were out at the Botanical Gardens

This female summer tanager did not mind me watching her while she feasted on a beautyberry bush. Or, maybe she didn’t see me. I was hiding in the bushes after all. 60 more words

Bird Photography

A new bird in late October

I had heard he was there for a over a week before I made it down to Fort Desoto. I headed down to the park early one Saturday morning in late October thinking it would be a needle in the haystack story. 211 more words

Bird Photography

Bird's ID - Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Rose-breasted Grosbeak

The Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus) is a large, seed-eating grosbeak in the cardinal family (Cardinalidae). It is primarily a foliage gleaner. It breeds in cool-temperate North America, migrating to tropical America in winter. 313 more words


What's Up? - Trick or...Rain?

Trick or…Rain?

What a weather we had this past week! We got the rain we wanted and more yet,  also, warm weather, windy, almost daily. 214 more words

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October Squares: Raindrop Lines

This is my contribution for day 26 of Becky’s October Squares: Lines photo challenge.

A young male Rose-breasted Grosbeak in the rain on the South Bruce Peninsula, Ontario, Canada.

South Bruce Peninsula

Rose-breasted Grosbeak - Higher Town, St Martin's, Scilly

The weather forecast for Thursday and Friday was wet and windy and so Wednesday would be our best day for a while. On the Tuesday evening Dad, Aly and I spent an hour or so discussing our options for the next day. 647 more words