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Those crazy green clowns at Fort Desoto

I recently spent some time watching the wild Nanday parakeets at Fort Desoto. Not on purpose of course, I was looking for little song birds that were migrating through. You can’t miss these guys. They fly in screaming. They landed … Continue reading

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Out on the beach at Fort Desoto

There are several osprey nests along the beach at Fort Desoto. Osprey were flying all around me. Adding sticks to the nest and eating breakfast. It looks like to me that the osprey in the last picture is wishing he … Continue reading

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Almost the end of spring migration – Skywatch Friday

A rose breasted grosbeak chowing on mulberries. My first Tennessee warbler. Bay breasted warbler. This one is fairly rare around here, even during migration. I can’t remember what this is. Probably just a yellow rumped warbler. American redstart. I can’t … Continue reading

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Crazy birds at the water fountain

“Where’d the water go?” “Hey lady, do you know how to turn this thing on?” “Not enough room guys.” “Lady, come back over here and turn this on again.” “Let me in, let me in!” “Dont’ be a water hog, … Continue reading

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