So Many Fence Posts, So Few Birds…

June 2, 2011 - I wanted to visit Joe Overstreet for Eastern Meadowlarks, Crested Caracara, Swallow-tailed Kites, and maybe even a Snail Kite.  It seems that the kites are my nemesis bird this vacation.  I keep seeing them when I don't have a camera in hand!  Not fair.  I didn't see the first one…... Read more

Baby Birds at Circle B Bar Reserve

May 31, 2010 - Baby Red-Winged Blackbird We headed out to the Eagle Roost to check for Eastern Meadowlarks and Northern Bobwhites.... The Eastern Meadowlarks weren't posing as much today because of a Red-Shouldered Hawk perched at the top of one of their pine trees.... Eastern Meadowlark feeding On Wading Bird Way, the "regulars"…... Read more

Sunrise at Circle B Bar Reserve

May 29, 2010 - (It flew before I could re-meter and expose his feathers properly.) Red-winged Blackbird silhouette at dawn As the sun crept up behind us, Dyeyo and I headed out Heron Hideout to the Eagle Roost to look for Eastern Meadowlarks.... We heard the Eastern Meadowlarks before we saw them.... This was…... Read more