Tag Archives: Horned Grebe

Eagle Creek Laughing Gull, American Avocets, Horned Grebe

As regular readers know I don’t rush to post the same day. I usually take my time and write the story. Then add a few photos. But after two uncommon and one early species I’ll make an exception. So on … Continue reading

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Horned Grebe Molting

One of my favorite times of the year is the last of March and first of April. That’s the time Common Loon and Horned Grebe in Johnson County. And if really lucky Bonaparte’s Gull and Red-breasted Merganser. Outside of Lamb Lake … Continue reading

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Right on Time

I know I said in the last post I would continue last week’s story, but I thought I’d report on yesterday’s birds first. Living here three years I have learned there is basically a two week window to see COMMON … Continue reading

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Besides the Rusty, Another Endangered Species to Check

I’m sure you’ve recently seen postings about the annual Rusty Blackbird Spring Migration Blitz. The Blitz encourages people to count Rusty Blackbirds which are in severe decline nationwide. Even a recording of zero is okay as it shows that people … 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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