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Love is the Air

Spring has come. During a break in the rain, I ventured out to take some photos.  A beautiful Western bluebird pair flew among the tall trees and even paused for a moment to pose … and then ponder.


March 11, 2018

This past Sunday, I set out to hike and bird Mary’s Peak, the highest peak in Oregon’s Coast Range. I planned on hiking the 6-or-so mile hike up through the forest, up up up, back and forth, to the peak. 538 more words

a trip to Coos County

Once in awhile we need to go to the big city… but we still find wild life along the way.

We’ve thought about getting a picture of Trashy’s goat for the longest time… we finally did it. 144 more words



To honor 100 years of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act of 1918, National Geographic, the National Audubon Society, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and BirdLife International will join 100 other organizations and millions of birders around the world to celebrate 2018 as the Year of the Bird. 30 more words


Seven Springs

The other day we went to a place in Tonto National Forest called Seven Springs. We drove 8 miles on a washboardy dirt road to get there. 191 more words


Western Bluebird - A Small Thrush

Western bluebirds (Sialia mexicanus) are members of the Turdidae Family  – the thrushes. I tend to forget that these little blue, orange and grey birds are related to robins and solitares, also members of the Thrush Family. 224 more words


Two Unusual Happenings Yesterday...

Mary is no longer available for RV traveling, but we remain good friends.
Because we have 4,000+ postings, I’ve invited her to continue posting entries on this blog.
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