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The Birds of Summer

The spring migrants are long gone and this year’s batch of fledglings are fighting for survival. ¬†There seem to be three birds which accompany me on every hike. ¬†Bold, beautiful and never bashful these three are the soundtrack for my … Continue reading

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Evolution of a Bird Nerd

For my birthday last month the Ramblette got me a cool book “What the Robin Knows: How Birds Reveal the Secrets of the Animal World” by naturalist and Californian Jon Young. Yes it does sound a tad New-Agey but it … Continue reading

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