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More Freezing Weather, Thoughts Towards Spring, and an Obliging Snipe

This week has been a week of debilitating weather.  In Arkansas we don’t get much snow/ice but when we do the residents tend to freak out.  713 more words

Arkansas Birds

Not Too Much to See Along Desmond Road Today

After work, I drove over to Desmond Road by the Cosumnes River Preserve.  There weren’t a lot of photo ops today.  Most of the birds were in the distant ponds or on distant perches in the trees or on telephone poles, so that was a little disappointing.  66 more words

A Triplet of Lifers for me

More winter birds: a Northern Shoveler, a Savannah Sparrow, and a Northern Harrier (female). All seen in a brief visit to Apffel flats yesterday morning before work.


Galveston Birds

Sandhill Cranes, Red-Tailed Hawk, and Other Birds

After work, I was feeling a little better so I went down Desmond Road again and took it around to Bruceville Road… Saw the regular kestrel that always seems to cruise that area and a Red-Tailed Hawk.  300 more words