A day at the DBG with dear friends. Click on the images for full-sized viewing.
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A day at the Gilbert Riparian Preserve with dear friends. Click on the images for full-sized viewing.
Last week I spent the morning at Bubbling Ponds in Page Springs expecting to see very little activity. Such was not the case as it never is at this Audubon IBA. It is always a great spot for birding. Read more
Earlier this year the City of Sedona, AZ upgraded their wastewater facility to include six new ponds and three islands. That was several months and one monsoon season ago. This week we participated in an invasive species removal project. Read more
Did you ever wonder how a Sparrow can jab at a seed on a rock and never miss it and still keep from knocking himself silly by over-shooting? How can it do this when its eyes are located on the side of its head? I did some reading….. Read more
This morning I had the opportunity to interact with a male Vermillion Flycatcher. You might say that he took me on a guided tour of his territory. Read more
Yesterday we tried to bird the Verde in a different way; we did a float trip with a group of kayakers. Read more
Happy birth-day to the new Sedona Wetlands. Cottonwoods and Willows are being planted and ponds are being filled. If you build it, birds will come. Read more