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Barn Owls Are Fledging!


So far, three owlets have left the box, then returned. When will the fourth step outside? Watch Cam

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July 27, 2015

Empty Nest

All owlets left the nest box. The youngest was the last to go just after sunrise. They may return when the sun sets. 

July 27, 2015

Female Rose-breasted Grosbeak Visits Feeders

These chunky birds use their stout bills to eat seeds, fruit, and insects. They are also frequent visitors to backyard bird feeders, where they eat sunflower seeds with abandon. Females and immatures are streaked brown and white with a bold face pattern and enormous bill. Look for these birds in forest edges and woodlands. Listen, too, for their distinctive voices. They sound like American Robins, but listen for an extra sweetness, as if the bird had operatic training; they also make a sharp chink like the squeak of a sneaker. 

July 24, 2015

Great Blue Heron Catches Fish

From standing on a log the Great Blue Heron catches a fish by jumping into the water and flapping to get out and back up onto the log.  

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