Tag Archives: Willow Flycatcher

Bell’s Vireo One Additional Year

The rain and fog Saturday morning limited photos but I did manage a few with the camera’s settings jacked up. Mainly Mike and I walked along listening to the calling birds. I was hoping the sun would shine in the … Continue reading

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Low Grade Past Weekend Birding

Let’s get right to it. I gave myself the low grade of D for birding this past weekend. I would have received a F except for taking good notes. Saturday’s goal was to observe species that will be leaving soon. … Continue reading

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Black Vultures – You Just Never Know

I hadn’t expected anything exceptional to happen this past weekend given it’s late July and the heat index was headed to 110F. But I was sitting at 98 species for Johnson County in the IAS Summer Count and wanted to … Continue reading

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Bobolink Update

I was going to title this post “To the Mall” but that didn’t pan out, so I stuck with Bobolink Update. And let me reiterate my position, even in the so-called “slow times”, there is always something going on if … Continue reading

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White-crowned Sparrow – 12 Days Late

The past weekend had one main and a couple of smaller goals. The main goal was to see once and for all if Atterbury FWA had EASTERN¬†WHIP-POOR-WILLS. The weather forecast for Saturday called for rain but Sunday was clear with … Continue reading

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Annual July 4th Weekend Outing to Goose Pond

Ever since we moved to Indiana three years ago, I have made a trip to Goose Pond each July 4th weekend. And since I only get there a couple of times a year, I have started to look forward to … Continue reading

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What I Learned the Week of 5/25

Following are several things I learned (or had known, forgot, and learned again) the week of May 25. Hopefully you will learn a few things also. 1. Early Saturday morning I saw a female Rose-breasted Grosbeak.¬† I couldn’t tell if … Continue reading

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