Tag Archives: American Tree Sparrow

Any port in a (snow) storm!

We’ve had an unseasonably warm and snowless winter-to-date in these parts.  Until today.  The snow began steadily about day-break and is expected to continue through the night.  Four inches or more of blowing snow.  Temperatures in the lower twenties and … Continue reading

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Today Was My First Christmas

My first Christmas Bird Count, that is.  I was not sure what to expect other than to learn how to contribute to the citizen scientist community’s annual attempt to count birds. I laid out my clothes and gear yesterday evening including: my … Continue reading

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