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Grosbeaks and friends migrating through

Male rose breasted grosbeaks were all over Fort Desoto in mid-April. They were eating the mulberries while resting up before their migration up north. Most of them had mulberry juice all over their beaks. 108 more words

Bird Photography

In Exile (in IN)

I’m still in Indiana for a few more days, cut off from the real world or at least it feels that way. Last night my laptop croaked. 433 more words


How'd we do? Global Big Day Weekend Wrap-up!

*I was working on this post when a tornado hit my house. So here it is, about a month later than expected, but just in case anyone was wondering… 761 more words


Say What You See.

This week’s Cosmic Photo Challenge is Say What You See.

This made me think of some of my Instagram posts where I compared a species common English name to a photo of the species and give it a checkmark when they match.

Rose-breasted ✔ Grosbeak ✔


Almost everyone love Grape Jelley

So far this year I’ve had Baltimore and Orchard Orioles at my grape jelly feeder. There is also a pair of Grey Catbirds nesting near the feeder and they also like the jelly. 31 more words

Bird Photography

Archaic bird photography.

A bit of a tongue in cheek response to the Daily Post one word prompt Archaic.

The photo was taken two weeks ago using a 10 year old camera, archaic by current standards. 37 more words


The Rose-breasted Grosbeak Sings Among the Branches

About two weeks ago, May 13th, as I was nearing the end of my nature walk, I happened to see this colorful bird and to hear his singing.  210 more words

Nature Photography