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August 31, 2016

Frenzied Morning at Perky-Pet® Feeder

Even though the weather in West Texas this morning is overcast and rainy, it isn't stopping these voracious little hummingbirds from getting a chance at the Perky-Pet® feeder. 

August 31, 2016

Sneaky Acorn Woodpecker Steals Nectar

In addition to stealing from hummingbird feeders, these aptly named individuals work communally to store up to thousands of acorns inside individually-drilled holes within designated "granary" trees. 

August 31, 2016

Inquisitive Chick Gets Up Close

The chick on the Koford's Ridge California Condor Cam got personal with the camera installation this afternoon. This gave us a chance to get a good look at the darkening skin on its head and neck areas. Fully developed juvenile California Condors will achieve a gray or gray-black coloration in these areas. In fact, it takes over seven years before a condor's head and neck regions fully change to the orange and red coloration that you see in the adults!