Monthly Archives: March 2013

A Belted Kingfisher and Tree Swallow, but no Osprey.

March 31, 2013 Happy Easter, everyone! I hope you’re all having a great weekend with your family and friends, enjoying some good food – and not too much chocolate! Seeing as this is a family weekend, there was little time … Continue reading

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American Wigeon, a Scaup hybrid, and a Mute Swan on ice!

March 25, 2013 Wow, what a great weekend! It was slow developing, and there were times when I thought there would never be enough birds around for this weekend to qualify as “great”. However, there was no denying the spectacular … Continue reading

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The Great Blue Heron have returned.

March 17, 2013 Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!! Today was sunny! Yay! I love the sunshine! After what seems like an endless series of cloudy weekends, we finally got some great weather today, and I did not hesitate to get out … Continue reading

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The Red-winged Blackbirds have arrived, now we’re just waiting for the Osprey!

March 10, 2013 In some ways, birds are just like humans. On the drab overcast days like today, they just fluff up their feathers, make themselves comfortable, and stay where they are. ┬áThat’s probably why I had so much trouble … Continue reading

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Mute Swans and Long-tailed Ducks

March 3, 2013 As far as I’m concerned, the arrival of March is the arrival of Spring! Of course my opinion is dosed with a large amount of wishful thinking, but consider that next weekend the clocks “spring” forward an … Continue reading

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