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The end is nigh!

The end of winter, that is.  And I present as evidence the little guy (or girl): the American Goldfinch.  Absent these past several months, the Goldfinches are returning…

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Simple Clicks – takeoff

A couple of neat finds from my hike on Sunday afternoon.  We’d had an inch or two of snowfall the night before and the woods were filled with…

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Eagling 2015

0600 – It’s still dark when the alarm goes off.  If I can get my feet on the floor I’m fine, but that first step is the hardest,…

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Simple Clicks – Birdless winter

This past spring, being the first spring in which I have owned my own home and small square of property, I fulfilled a dream of many years and…

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Simple Clicks – Flying V

It’s that time of year.  Actually, just over a month ago, when this photo was taken, it was already that time of year – by now we’ve moved on…

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Simple Clicks – John the Heron

Just a quick share of John the Heron from back in August.  I think this was the night I took the kayak out and wasn’t really planning on…

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Simple Clicks – Great Egret

For the past several weeks, Lackawanna State Park has been host to a lone Great Egret.  A large bird that’s somewhat like an all-white Great Blue Heron, they…

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Simple Clicks – Green Heron

Got a good close encounter with a Green Heron a few weeks back, via kayak, of course.  This one may be young, or just brave, but he didn’t…

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Neckin’

Neckin’ – no, not the kind we so enjoyed as teenagers. This little guy is a Green Heron, and a few posts back I talked about how they…

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Late summer variety, part 2

I started writing Thursday’s Late Summer Variety, part 1 and realized that I had more photos to share than I thought. More than could fit into a single…

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Late summer variety, part 1

A sampling of critters from a couple of different mornings lately, starting with my old friends, the Cedar Waxwings. These are some of my favorite birds, thanks to…

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Simple Clicks – Herons

On the same morning as my Colors of Fog post, but about an hour or so later, I was farther along the shoreline at Fords Pond when I…