Monthly Archives: June 2015

Raven Radio Show #81 – Lucy Phillips

Download Radio Show The 14 June show featured a conversation with returning guest Lucy Phillips. We spoke about birding, including life lists and her upcoming visit to Nome. If you have questions or observations you want to share, please feel … Continue reading

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Catching Up

Picture of Indian River taken a couple of days ago All the excitement of the cuckoo during the last couple of days, and I kind of lost track of the other things I had wanted to make note of recently … Continue reading

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Harbor Mountain Cuckoo Quest

We had limited visibility when we reached the mixed open meadows near the picnic area After yesterday’s exciting report of the cuckoo on Harbor Mountain, I was inspired to get up there last yesterday evening. I had limited time, and … Continue reading

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Photo by Eric Parker, used with permission I had a message this afternoon from Eric Parker, reporting that he and his wife Cathy had seen a very unusual looking bird up on Harbor Mountain near the picnic area. They were … Continue reading

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Rainy Weekend

Rain continued for the fifth day in a row. Not much fell today, and there were actually patches of blue sky this afternoon. Yesterday’s nearly quarter inch brought the June total up to over 0.8 inches, more than doubling the … Continue reading

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Rain Returns

As expected, the rain returned overnight. It was forecast to be fairly windy, and indeed the buoy was showing waves over 12 feet this morning when I checked. Around the house I never noticed a particularly strong wind. It was … Continue reading

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