Golden-crowned Sparrow in Blueberries

I was a little surprised to see three Golden-crowned Sparrows fly into the blueberry bush in our yard and start eating the flowers. At first I didn’t realize that’s what they were doing, but I got my binoculars out and was able to clearly see one eating a flower. Made a quick trip to the … Read more

Raven Show #2

[sc_embed_player_template1 fileurl=http://weblog-media.s3.amazonaws.com/raven/20120422_KCAW_Potluck_Scott_Brylinsky.mp3]Download Guest was Scott Brylinsky and we talked about birds, moths, bats, and spring greens, among other things. As always, thanks to all who listened. I’m scheduled to do the next show on this coming Sunday 13 May at 7pm. Richard Nelson is slated to be my guest, and we’re planning to listen to … Read more

Moth Jackpot

Another partly to mostly cloudy day with little or no moisture.  The wind kicked up a bit in the afternoon, blowing pretty good out of the Southeast and maybe shifting over to the Northeast for a while.  The forecast was for an unseasonably strong low pressure system to move through this evening and tomorrow before … Read more