Tag Archives: birds

May
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Oct
26
  • Massachusetts #2

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    These are photos from a day trip to Cape Cod.  It was a fairly short drive to the Cape (less than an hour) from our campground.  Plymouth was on the way but unfortunately we didn’t have time for a visit.  Most of these are from Provincetown unless otherwise noted. A typical home on the Cape Dunes and a salt marsh near Provincetown Getting ready to take flight A small launch Boats moored off the piers in Provincetown Fish sculpture Whale […]

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Jan
22
Jul
8
  • Rain

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    What would normally be spring rains have come late this year with lots of rain and storms along the Upper Mississippi River.  Flooding that would be more common in April and May is occurring now or expected in the next week or so, mostly above the confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers. This flooding creates problems for residents and businesses along the River but for the egrets and herons it seems to have created opportunities for summer feeding that […]

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Jun
21
  • Great Blue Heron

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    A couple of weeks ago my favorite lady, Connie, and I were at one of our local parks to get some images of a small waterfall and other landscapes.  While we were walking along the lake shore we came across this guy.  Unlike most herons that I have seen he was intent on finding dinner and seemed totally uninterested in us which allowed us to approach closely and capture a large number of images.  The first three in the set […]

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Apr
14
  • Spring ????, posted 2014-04-14

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    The robin, the blooming trees, the raindrops on fallen petals and the green grass all say that Spring is in the Air.  But the weatherman seems to disagree – 37 degrees at 8:00 PM and snow on April 14 in St. Louis.  Are you kidding me?????????? Robin on the lawn Trees in bloom Raindrops on fallen petals after a midday shower

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