Northern Flickers

A Northern Flicker got me out of bed this morning. I heard it drumming. On my house. Right outside my bedroom. At 6:10. (Did I mention the A.M., as in way too early, part of that?) Actually I found this to be a fascinating development. Before the last couple of days I had never heard … Read more

Eagle Observations

Yesterday I had a couple of notable eagle observations in addition to the one mentioned in the Morning Observations entry. I climbed up a tree yesterday afternoon to enjoy the sunshine. As I was getting ready to climb down, I happened to look over towards the water and see two eagles lock talons and start … Read more