Monthly Archives: September 2009

A Few More Highlights From Midwest Birding Symposium

I really had a good time at the Midwest Birding Symposium recently. Other than being alone with no hot water in the group housing, everything was perfect. (I thought being in group housing would be a great way to meet … Continue reading

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Maybe I’m Just A Slow Learner..

Either that or I don’t spend enough time on photography and digiscoping. Bird photography captivates me, but I haven’t seemed to really be able to get killer photos very often. I’m also a bit pouty that I didn’t get much … Continue reading

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No Bird Photos Yet, But Having A Good Time

Early morning view in East Harbor State Park.I went to East Harbor State Park this morning, not sure of what I wanted to do. Ran into Guide and park assistant manager Chris Ashley, who had no one for his birding … Continue reading

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Midwest Birding Symposium Day 1!

OK, I admit it. I’m a bird festival newbie. Never have been to one. This could be a dangerous habit, kinda like birding. Well actually, I’m not sure this would qualify as a festival, perhaps a meeting of the minds. … Continue reading

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A Reflection; Hosting A Rare Bird & The Birders Who Came

With fall migration well on it’s way, I can’t help but reflect on an experience I had nearly two years ago. I’m not sure if I’ve ever shared this part of the story in detail, but it was such a … Continue reading

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A Sunny Interlude With A Junco

While walking up Bear Canyon Trail of the Randall Davey’s Audubon Center in Santa Fe, New Mexico, I came upon this lovely Gray-headed Junco. It had just flown across my path and snuggled down in pine needle litter between two … Continue reading

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The Coolest Bird Shirts Ever

I am always on the lookout for interesting shirts with birds on them. It seems that really great shirts are hard to come by. I’m visiting in Santa Fe for a few days and stumbled upon one of these shirts … Continue reading

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My August Yard

Enjoy

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