Monthly Archives: April 2010

Birds I’ve observed this week

April 24, 2010 It’s that time of the season when gardening is seriously cutting into my birding time. So I have to make the most out of what I see while driving around town and while sitting on the patio. … Continue reading

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Red-winged Blackbird

April 20, 2010 So I’m at the marsh yesterday and I’m hearing lots of great stuff, but the only thing I’m seeing is Grackles, turtles, and Red-winged Blackbirds. So I figure I’ll make the best of it, and when this … Continue reading

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Kingfishers and Phoebes

April 16, 2010 When someone does their birding with a camera, like I do, the weather becomes a big factor. Right now we’re going through a stretch of cloudy wet stuff which is definitely not good for me. In fact … Continue reading

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Belmore and the Backyard Birds

April 13, 2010 As some of you already know, Elaine and I went to Belmore on Saturday for the annual Maple Syrup Ferstival. Belmore is a tiny town in the middle of nowhere (about 90 minutes north of Guelph, Ontario), … Continue reading

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Backyard Birds in Belleville

April 7, 2010 It’s wet, miserable, and just right for the garden! April showers and all that. I know Elaine is happy, as are all the other gardeners. The grass is greening, the trees are budding, the early flowers are … Continue reading

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