Monthly Archives: March 2015

Driftwood SFA – Loons, Gulls, and a Swallow

I had already planned to check Driftwood Saturday, but after reading Don Gorney’s post on IN-Bird about the large numbers of Common Loons and Horned Grebes at Eagle Creek, I knew I would have to check out Driftwood. I arrived … Continue reading

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A Great Blue Heron Eating a Big Fish – Plus What I Saw and Learned this Past Week – 3/22/15

Not in any particular order, some things I saw or learned this past week. Sources listed as noted. 1. Many of you witnessed this. Or have seen it in video.  Or maybe on another blog. But until you see it, you don’t realize … Continue reading

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Four Things I learned this Past Weekend 3/14/15

1. An American Woodcock has decided to call the woods behind our condo home.  Maybe he does every year but this is our first spring here.  I heard him “penting” both Saturday and Sunday. Along with 2 Great Horned Owls.  … Continue reading

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Lowes Parking Lot – McAllen, TX 6/24/14

I still have a few photos from our Texas trip in June 2014.  In particular I thought I would share a few photos from an evening outing to a Lowes parking lot. If you follow this blog you know I’m … Continue reading

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30000 Geese. I Think.

On January 18  I posted about the large number of geese Mike and I saw at  Universal Mines.  I posted on eBird that we saw 20,000 Canada Geese and 500 White-fronted Geese.  Of course those were estimates. The point of the … Continue reading

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When You Least Expect It…

I wasn’t sure where to bird this past Saturday.  Sunday was definitely out with 4-6″ of snow planned.  And Saturday was going to be cold, so cold that the Indiana Audubon called off a field trip to Goose Pond.  But Landon Nuemann had … Continue reading

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