Archive for Dead Horse State Park
These photos were taken at Dead Horse Ranch State Park on Wed. June 6. I am indebted to the Lagoon host, Bill, for bring the Green Heron nest to my attention.
Several days ago – before our big snowstorm – I wrote a post concerning the observation that some Red-winged Blackbirds were making territorial calls but that all were still hidden in the bottom of the cattails. All that has changed now. Read more
This week I was walking around the Lower Lagoon at Dead Horse Ranch State Park and noticed an odd thing regarding the red-winged Blackbird community there. Read more
Do you know what a Great Blue Heron looks like in deep water? Look at this Heron with his trout and see for yourself. Read more
Have you noticed that bird species which are very territorial in the spring and summer tend to flock in the winter? I have, and I think it’s rather interesting. Read more