The Sun Finally Came out at the Circle B Bar Reserve

October 30, 2011 - I ran into Herman at the parking lot, and as we stood chatting, an American Kestrel flew into a tree above us.... Bird Species List (33 total): American Coot, American Kestrel, Anhinga, Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher, Black-Bellied Whistling Duck, Blue Jay, Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher, Boat-tailed Grackle, Common Gallinule, Double-Crested Cormorant, Eastern…... Read more

Cloudy Morning at the Circle B Bar Reserve

October 16, 2011 - The American Kestrel was posing high in the Treasure Tree again this morning.... American Kestrel The passerines (songbirds) are starting to return to the reserve.... Bird Species List (33 total): American Coot, American Kestrel, Anhinga, Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher (heard), Black-Bellied Whistling Duck, Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher, Blue-Winged Teal, Boat-tailed Grackle, Common…... Read more

American Kestrel

What’s Going On Up There?

December 17, 2010 - Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher I walked out onto the Heron Hideout trail, keeping my eyes peeled for the Killdeer that we have often seen in the dried-out marshes on either side of the path.  I didn't see the Killdeer, but a bird flying low over the marsh caught my eye. …... Read more