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A walk in the park

I brought my camera with me for a walk in Sam Smith Park today. Not surprisingly, as this park is very popular among birders, there were several people out today with cameras and binoculars. As soon as I reached the bridge by the yacht club,… Read More

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Harbinger

Have you noticed the red-winged blackbirds are back? I started seeing males about a week ago and now there are loads of them around. The arrival of these boys is a harbinger of spring, and if today is an example they’ve got it right. I… Read More

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Birds out Back

Lot of bird activity out back this morning. Some of my sparrow friends were enjoying the sun…. Others were hanging out at the clubhouse…. A few were checking out the local real estate…. Then I noticed there was some nest-building going on. Don’t they know… Read More

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Birds out back

The house finches disappeared for a couple weeks, but they’re back! These days there are mourning doves around just about every day. The house sparrows are enjoying the community housing units above the deck.