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Unexpected Visitors

Originally posted on Photo by Chris Kilpatrick:
What an unusual summer we have here in Willamette valley! Back in February, we celebrated early sunshine and came in April, all things were blooming and thriving. This is definitely the most colorful summer I have enjoyed around our house. Then, high temperature began to emerge in May, above 90’s and it seemed to stay this way for couple… Continue reading Unexpected Visitors

It’s all about Kingfisher

Originally posted on Photo by Chris Kilpatrick:
It was 34 degree. The wind was blowing. A complete furnishing set of coat, scarf, stocking cap and glove is still not sufficient. I wondered where to find birds in this bleak weather and environment at first. One red-tail Hawk perched on a distant tree and one Northern Harrier were digging something on the ground, but they were… Continue reading It’s all about Kingfisher

Bird Talk and Thoughts

Originally posted on Photo by Chris Kilpatrick:
Passing through northern California, I was attracted to the sea of Snow Geese. They are the resemblance of Canadian Geese in our area. It’s so fun to watch their large community gathering on the field, taking off, and marching in the air. Birds have no place to ‘go home’, but their habitat is much beautiful and peaceful than ours.… Continue reading Bird Talk and Thoughts

Ospreys might be the greatest of all fishermen

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I wish I had more time to spend on and around the water. I love to watch the ospreys patrol the skies in search of fish. Some people call them sea-eagles or sea-hawks. In many places, ospreys can only be observed during certain parts of the year, but here in eastern North Carolina they live here year-round. Forty years ago, sighting… Continue reading Ospreys might be the greatest of all fishermen