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Varied Thrush by the River in the Snow

Our final snow level was a pile up of 32 inches. We were snowed in for 7 full days, and I’ve never been so glad to hear the grating sound of machinery as when the plow showed up┬áto free us … Continue reading

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Birds Feasting After the Freeze

Our yard was full of birds today. At one point I counted 15 individuals in one flock of dark-eyed juncos, and there were other birds small and large feasting on the open moss that was revealed in the melting snow. … Continue reading

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Breathing Space – December 7/14

The varied thrushes were busy in our yard during the snow and found plentiful food at the mossy bases of our trees.

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Breathing Space – January 28/13

I am breaking two ‘rules’ for Breathing Space posting this photo, I’ve posted it before, and I didn’t take it within the last ten days, but I was chatting with a blog-friend about Hooded Mergansers on the river and wanted … Continue reading

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