Saga of the Carolina Chickadees

March 31, 2014 - Every year, the Carolina Chickadees try to build a nest in one of our boxes. And, every year, their efforts are thwarted...
Read the Full Post »

American Raccoon and Eastern Phoebe

March 25, 2014 - Early Monday morning, a huge raccoon trundled through the bubbler basin. Big mama? Later that same morning, one of the E...
Read the Full Post »

At the Bubbler Pond ~ American Mink

March 23, 2014 - The bubbler cam caught a visitor on Friday night, 3/21/14, just after 10 pm. We've had these creatures come before and t...
Read the Full Post »

Signs of Spring!

March 23, 2014 - Nature is telling us Spring has arrived. At least, the native plants are showing their determined growth and birdsong is...
Read the Full Post »

Is it really over?

March 19, 2014 - Today is the last day of winter! At least we hope the worst of the cold, snowy, icy days are over. Here is a Rusty Black...
Read the Full Post »

"Darth Flicker"

March 17, 2014 - The dark Northern Flicker has not been seen again. I have been getting great input from friends who are out in the field...
Read the Full Post »

Northern Flicker ~ Possible Intergrade or Melanistic? ~ 3/16/14

March 16, 2014 - Two weather fronts colliding have brought an interesting bird to the yard this morning. As they say, "Bad weather = Good...
Read the Full Post »

FOY (First of Year) Pine Warbler ~ 3/14/14

March 14, 2014 - About 11:45 am, I was at my desk when I saw a Pine Warbler on the Bubbler rock via the Bubbler cam! This was the first t...
Read the Full Post »

Blackpoll Warbler record accepted by MBRC

March 14, 2014 - I learned on January 13, 2014, that my documentation was accepted by the Missouri Bird Records Committee (aka MBRC) for...
Read the Full Post »

January February March April May June July August September October (1) November December
January (3) February (2) March (3) April (3) May (2) June (3) July August September October November December