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A Lost Friend and Four Sandhill Cranes

A few weeks back my dog and good friend of 15 years passed away. It was really hard to see him go, but I am thankful for having him in my life. 213 more words

Lost Pup

Language of cranes

The Sandhills

By Linda Hogan

The language of cranes

we once were told

is the wind. The wind

is their method,

their current, the translated story… 75 more words


Backyard Nature - Beatles Fans?

I apologize. I have not posted a backyard nature post the last two Sundays. So, even though it’s not Sunday, here you go!


Nature’s Version of Abbey Road…


More 2016 Wanderings

Early this year I finally (after thinking about it for 35 years!) (no REALLY! it took me THAT long) got around to going to the San Luis Valley for the crane migration. 260 more words

Great Art Adventures

My Job

I am a biological science technician for the Forest Service and my main responsibilities are surveying for goshawks, spotted owls, sand hill cranes, bald eagle, and bats. 674 more words


Lily pond –
The squawk of nearby
Sandhill cranes.

Sandhill Crane Colts & More

Sandhill cranes, their young colts, and the sanctuary wetlands were a favorite subject for me to photograph earlier this year.  While there were many different species of birds transitioning through the area, my all-time favorite had to be the sandhill cranes. 995 more words