Anniversary at Bok Tower Gardens

June, 5, 2011 - Wood Duck Rich spotted a trio of juvenile Eastern Towhees hopping around in the mulch.  They were fun to watch as they rooted around in the mulch.... Juvenile Eastern Towhee We saw Northern Parulas and Tufted Titmice at the feeder by the Window by the Pond.  We also saw a…... Read more

Foggy but Interesting Morning at the Circle B Bar Reserve

March, 27, 2011 - American Kestrel We heard several Northern Bobwhites calling out from the brush under the pine trees along the Eagle Roost.  As we neared the big tree close to the intersection of the new Frasier bike trail, we also heard some Eastern Towhees.  These were non-discriminating towhees...their calls sounded like just…... Read more

Songbirds at Bok Tower Gardens

May, 9, 2010 - The first bird we saw this morning was a male Eastern Towhee.  He was on the ground, rooting through the grass, digging for worms.   His call really does sound like the "Drink your tea!" mnemonic on our bird CD.  Then he took the worms over to his baby and started…... Read more

Fifth Anniversary – Callaway Gardens

June, 5, 2009 - Ruby-throated hummingbird Painted lady butterfly Male Bluebird Female bluebird Blue Grosbeak House finches Eastern phoebe Great Blue Heron Female Summer Tanager Eastern Towhee Daddy and Baby Canadian Goose family Canadian Goose babies Brown thrasher Song Sparrow Giant Swallowtail Discovery Center Discovery Center birdfeeders Hummingbird garden Great blue heron reflection... Read more