Two more birds have come to the feeders. This Goldfinch came yesterday... and then when I arrived home this afternoon I put my purse and lunch bag down on the kitchen counter and saw this!... Quick, get my camera! Oh C'mon...focus darn it!O Oh please turn towards me! C'mon, C'mon! Nope...flew away... But I got'em! … Continue reading More Bird Sightings!
I've seen pretty much all of the major species of Illinois water birds in the park near our home. This lake you see above is a man-made lake designed to control flooding. It does a great job of that, thank goodness having just been through one of the worst floods around here, but it also… Continue reading In Search of the Cormorant