Tag Archives: nature

New Kids on the Block

It is always fun at this time of the year to watch the fledglings of different birds attempting to learn how to maneuver the bird feeding options in our yard. There is a lot of flapping and repositioning- sometimes to … Continue reading

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Carolina Wren Family

Each year I look forward to finding where the Carolina Wren couple will build their nest. This year was a return to the driveway gate and fence posts. The couple busily gathered and created a comfy spot to lay their … Continue reading

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Robin Update

On June 1st our tree service arrived to remove three dead trees from our front yard, and five dead pine trees along the driveway. The willow tree didn’t have much time left and our Pink Flowering Dogwood just didn’t make … Continue reading

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Almost Too Big For The Nest

Earlier photos showed only three Robin nestlings. ¬†Although varying in size, there are definitely four little Robins in the nest. Also looks like it’s getting a little tight in there. Parents are still very busy feeding them. The Black-capped Chickadee … Continue reading

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Focused

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Avian Profiles

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Winging It

Yesterday brought¬†typical Ithaca weather- wet, gray, and chilly. This weather seems to encourage birdfeeder activity. Having seen the male Baltimore Oriole for a number of days, I was happy to finally have a sighting of the female. She was a … Continue reading

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