Monthly Archives: April 2012

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 … Continue reading

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Raven Show #2

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. … Continue reading

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Spring Low Pressure

The last couple of days saw a relatively strong low pressure system through the region and it brought with it wind and rain.  While not particularly fierce compared to most fall and winter storms, there was more wind and rain then … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Full Day

Despite a forecast for rain, the sun broke through the clouds and it remained partly cloudy for most of the day.  We did finally get a bit of a sprinkle this evening, but it didn’t last long.  The kids and … Continue reading

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Recent Observations

I made it down to the park again this morning, but didn’t find any shorebirds, not even the Semipalmated Plover I saw last night.   It was actually fairly quiet in the park – I didn’t even see any sparrows along … Continue reading

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