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Zimbabwe Safari

Terrific morning with a delightful couple from Zimbabwe visiting their daughter, who’s a neighbor of mine.  Despite forecasted breezes and a building overcast, we saw most of the birds I’ve seen lately in Embudito and at the Rio Grande Nature … Continue reading

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Baby Owls and More

Spotted several Greater Roadrunners in Embudito yesterday, including the fluffed up one below (it was unusually cold that morning). This morning, I checked on the Tramway Wetlands, but it’s nearly bone-dry these days with few birds.  Things were also pretty … Continue reading

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Yeah Baby!

Finally, the two owlets at the Rio Grande Nature Center in the Great Horned Owl nest made an appearance for me!  Rumor has it they were first seen, or at least one of them, two weeks ago, but this morning … Continue reading

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Ojito Morning

This morning, I got up early and checked out Ojito de San Antonio Open Space on the east side of the Sandias just north of the freeway.  A little early, cool, and breezy, so it wasn’t too birdy except in … Continue reading

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Nest Check

Checked in with the expectant mothers this morning, stopping first at the owl near the Open Space Visitor Center, where I got a few better pictures of her. And then it was off to the Rio Grande Nature Center, where … Continue reading

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Super Saturday

Delightful morning today first at Alameda Open Space and then a little time near the Open Space Visitor Center.  Spring is certainly just about to happen around here, with a few trees starting to bloom, including this (I think) crab … Continue reading

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