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Someone's Knocking at My Door
Look at what was waiting for me when I got home today. As messy as the birds can be...the softy in me wants to leave the nest up, wait, and watch. What would you do? ...
5/17/13 at 12:35 PM
Still time to register for Hawk Ridge Birdathon
It isn't too late to register to participate in the 27th annual Hawk Ridge Birdathon, which will be held this Saturday, May 18. The object is to count as many bird species as you can within the 24-hou...
5/15/13 at 1:06 PM Swans on the Nett Lake River 10/19/10 at 10:15 AM
Big day at Hawk Ridge; another coming? 9/13/10 at 8:14 PM
sorry for no updates - started an egg business!
Hello: My apologies for those who have been reading this blog... I have not been posting for some time because I have started a farm and doing, what else, chickens. Our farm is in Wrenshall and we hav...
12/8/12 at 7:30 AM
A rowdy ruckus
Sunday night, after a hectic weekend of yard work, landscaping, gardening and welding, my husband Eric and I sat down to relax a bit. He jumped on the computer to talk to his Internet fishing buddies,...
5/21/12 at 5:32 PM Oops, my age is showing 11/17/11 at 5:12 AM
Slime, Blood, Fur, Feathers
My alarm woke me up earlier than I was used to, but on this day I needed to wake up with the fishes to check out the local fish market. Live eels, snakes, frogs, fowl, and much more, the wet market--a...
3/24/12 at 9:04 AM
Sweet addicting shame
It is has finally happened. A start up, non-platform, physics-based video game for mobile devices has become the most popular of all time. If you cant guess the name, please respond and let me know h...
11/2/11 at 3:00 PM
The magic of Harvest Moon birdwatching
Where is the interface between the cosmos and planet Earth? Everywhere. Watching birds fly across the shiny coin of the Harvest Moon last night was but one example. Every September anyone with a tel...
9/12/11 at 12:47 PM
In the Yard
These little birds are so ugly that only a Mama and Papa bird could love them. Far Guy reported a while back that there was a nest with an egg in it near one of the honeysuckle vines that ...
6/10/11 at 6:12 AM Strange Sightings 7/3/10 at 5:09 AM
Ah-ha moment 10/8/09 at 4:19 AM
Northern Minnesota phenology report: August 2010
A lone nighthawk snatches my attention today, flying solo and south. Three days hence I will immerse myself in a flock of 40 or more as they hunt the fields along Blue Heron Road. They swoop past me a...
8/19/10 at 12:31 PM More days, birds in bag for goose hunt? 7/27/10 at 4:28 AM
Minnesota to allow crane hunting season for first time in 94 years 7/21/10 at 5:23 AM
Pheasant numbers via Game and Fish
For the pheasant crowd out there, here's some info from a Game and Fish news release: Pheasant Crowing Counts Completed North Dakota’s spring pheasant crowing count survey revealed ...
6/28/10 at 3:57 AM
The Black Swan: The Things You Think Are Impossible
Today I came across a curious throwaway reference buried in a news article about the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, stating that the incident was a black swan event. Now I happen to absolutely adore...
12/10/09 at 12:00 AM