Tag Archives: Eastern Phoebe

August Birding 2017 Week 1

Last week I blogged about hoping to see as many Marion County August species as possible.  Over half  of the expected species were seen in August Birding 2017 Week 1. The local flooded field had a small spot on the far … Continue reading

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Windblown Eastern Phoebe – Weekend Highlight

So how windy was last Saturday? Check out this photo of a windblown Eastern Phoebe! Along with Mike Saturday’s plan was to search for the expected early migrants. But before I met up with Mike I did a bit of … Continue reading

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The 34th Annual JC CBC

This post is basically a repeat of the same one I do about this time of year. This will be the fourth time I have posted about the 34th Annual JC CBC since we moved here in 2013. The 34th … Continue reading

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Migrating Turkey Vultures – Weekend Highlight

The last birds viewed on the weekend were also the highlight. A group of 12 migrating Turkey Vultures. Now most people might say a group of migrating Turkey Vultures aren’t exciting. But like a lot of things in birding migrating Turkey … Continue reading

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Belted Kingfisher – Weekend Highlight

In my last post I reported I’d be staying closer to home for birding. So what can one see closer to home in late October? Belted Kingfisher for one. With a limited time Saturday to go birding I was glad I … Continue reading

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An Easy Weekend

With the weekend being sandwiched between weeks of traveling for work, last Saturday I looked forward to an easy morning of walking and enjoying the outdoors.  Since sparrows should be moving through and since hunting isn’t allowed there, I headed to … Continue reading

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High Water and Forest Damage – The Last Saturday of the IAS Summer Bird Count

My plan for the last Saturday in July, which was the last Saturday for the Indiana Audubon Summer Bird Count, was like the first weekend in June – visit as many habitats as possible. The difference as opposed to the … Continue reading

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Almost Time For This Year’s Adventure

Wish I had more to write about, but I don’t.  Between sitting in a training class last week or driving to the training class, the creative juices weren’t flowing. Plus what free time I have is going to learning the … Continue reading

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