Monthly Archives: May 2013

Well, they don’t call it a Wildlife Sanctuary for nothing!

Everyone is moving in or settling in at Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary!  The grasslands are alive with bobolinks and red-winged blackbirds; the trees are teaming with birds; and the herons are laying their eggs! No, I want the stick there: A … Continue reading

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Happy Migratory Bird Day!!! oh and Happy Mother’s Day!

I had the pleasure of going out on a hike with Dave King at the Alexandra Dawson Conservation Area on the Connecticut River.   The birding walk was sponsored by Kestrel Land Trust and organized by their very own Ann Kearns.  … Continue reading

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Sunday was Merlin Day!

My friend David and I had a wonderful day of watching a breeding pair of merlins in Northampton, Massachusetts.  Not even close to their usual breeding range!  Here’s a couple of video of these small but spectacular falcons!

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